The Renaissance in Italian art
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The Renaissance in Italian art a series in nine parts. by Selwyn Brinton

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Published by A. Fairbairns, Scribner in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Art, Renaissance -- Italy.,
  • Art, Italian.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Pagination9 v.
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Open LibraryOL22900710M

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