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Means and ends reflections on the history of fresco painting.. by E. H. Gombrich

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

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SeriesWalter Nuerath memorial lecture series -- 8.
The Physical Object
Pagination72p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21744988M

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