The Art of ancient Egypt
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Published by The Phaidon Press, G. Allen & Unwin, ltd in Vienna, London .
Written in English


  • Art, Egyptian

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Edition Notes

Introduction signed: Hermann Ranke.

Statement340 reproductions: rotogravure and colour plates.
ContributionsRanke, Hermann, 1878-
LC ClassificationsN5350 .A8
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p., 4 l. incl. col. mounted front.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6364845M
LC Control Number38002104

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