Art of the medieval world
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Art of the medieval world architecture, sculpture, painting, the sacred arts. by Jerzy Zarnecki

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Published by Prentice Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


  • Art, Medieval -- History

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Edition Notes

SCAR copy has imprint: New York, H.N. Abrams. Bibliography: p. [462]-467.

SeriesLibrary of art history
The Physical Object
Pagination476 p. illus. (part col.) ;
Number of Pages476
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20412550M

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