Art in Roman Britain.

by Toynbee, J. M. C.

Publisher: Published by the Phaidon Press for the Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies in London]

Written in English
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Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Art -- Great Britain.,
  • Art, Roman -- Exhibitions.

Edition Notes

StatementWith 230 illus. from original photos. by Otto Fein.
GenreExhibitions.
ContributionsFein, Otto., Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies, London.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN5843 .T6 1963
The Physical Object
Pagination219 p.
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5875678M
LC Control Number63004679
OCLC/WorldCa656555

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