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Egyptian paintings

Nina M. Davies

Egyptian paintings

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Published by Penguin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting, Egyptian

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [29].

    Statementillustrated and described by Nina M. Davies.
    SeriesThe King Penguin books -- 71., King Penguin books -- 71.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27, [2] p., 16 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17605450M
    OCLC/WorldCa28544898


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EGYPTIAN PAINTINGS SELECTED, COPIED, AND DESCRIBED BY NINA M. DAVIES WITH THE EDITORIAL ASSISTANCE OF ALAN H. GARDINER VOLUME III DESCRIPTIVE TEXT THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS CHICAGO, ILLINOIS MCMXXXVI Internet publication of this work was made possible with the generous support of Misty and Lewis Gruber.

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