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Art and Archaeology of Rome

From Ancient Times to the Baroque

by Andrea Augenti

  • 34 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Riverside Book Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Classical Greek & Roman archaeology,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Italy,
  • History,
  • Art,
  • Archaeology

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6920 .A78 2000
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8674197M
    ISBN 101878351567
    ISBN 109781878351562

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