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The history of the illustrated book

the Western tradition

by John P. Harthan

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Illustrated books -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Harthan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1023 .H387
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3868517M
    ISBN 100500233160
    LC Control Number81190827

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