its story, architecture and art
  • 158 Pages
  • 1.38 MB
  • English
G. G. Harrap & co. ltd. , London [etc.]
Architecture -- Venice, Art -- Venice, Venice (Italy) -- Description and t


Venice (Italy), V

Statementby Arnold Lunn.
SeriesThe kitbag travel books
LC ClassificationsDG674 .L86
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6278039M
LC Control Number32021330

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