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The history of ancient art

by Johann Joachim Winckelmann

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Published by J. R. Osgood and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Ancient -- History.,
  • Art, Greek -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated from the German of John Winckelmann, by G. Henry Lodge.
    ContributionsLodge, G. Henry 1805-1888, translator.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5330 .W77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7007637M
    LC Control Number09011895
    OCLC/WorldCa3357068

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