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handbook of wrought iron from the Middle Ages to the end of the eighteenth century

Otto Hoever

handbook of wrought iron from the Middle Ages to the end of the eighteenth century

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English


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Translated [from the German] by Ann C. Weaver.

StatementOtto Hoever.
The Physical Object
Pagination35p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19314577M


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