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Early Celtic art by Paul Jacobsthal

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Published by The Clarendon press in Oxford .
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  • Art, Celtic.,
  • Celtic antiquities.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Paul Jacobsthal.
LC ClassificationsN6240 .J18
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6482906M
LC Control Number45005693

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