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Studies in Tuscan twelfth-century illumination.

Berg, Knut

Studies in Tuscan twelfth-century illumination.

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Published by Universitetsforlaget in Oslo .
Written in English

  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Italy -- Tuscany,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Romanesque -- Italy -- Tuscany

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    SeriesScandinavian university books
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 p.
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13532230M

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