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The history of ancient art

Johann Joachim Winckelmann

The history of ancient art

by Johann Joachim Winckelmann

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Published by Little, Brown & Co. in Boston .
Written in

  • Ancient Art,
  • Greek Art,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Vol. 2 has imprint : J. Munroe & Co., 1849.

    Statementtr. from the German of John Winckelmann, by G. Henry Lodge, with the life of Winckelmann, by the editor ...
    ContributionsLodge, G. Henry (Giles Henry), 1805-1888
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25070173M
    LC Control Number15000477

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