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Published by Spring Books in London .
Written in English


  • Sculpture -- Czech Republic -- Bohemia.,
  • Sculpture, Baroque.

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Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by Roberta Finlayson Samsour.
LC ClassificationsNB529 .S73, NB529 .S73
The Physical Object
Pagination132 p.
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14363269M
LC Control Number61004158

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