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A history of Roman art

Fred S. Kleiner

A history of Roman art

by Fred S. Kleiner

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Published by Thomson/Wadsworth in Belmont, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Roman.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-319) and index.

    StatementFred S. Kleiner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5760 .K54 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 340 p. :
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22738245M
    ISBN 100534638465

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