2 edition of The history of ancient art found in the catalog.
The history of ancient art
Johann Joachim Winckelmann
by Little, Brown & Co. in Boston
Vol. 2 has imprint : J. Munroe & Co., 1849.
|Statement||tr. from the German of John Winckelmann, by G. Henry Lodge, with the life of Winckelmann, by the editor ...|
|Contributions||Lodge, G. Henry (Giles Henry), 1805-1888|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||15000477|
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