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Italian art and architecture.

Ars Libri Limited.

Italian art and architecture.

by Ars Libri Limited.

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Published by Ars Libri Ltd in Boston .
Written in English


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SeriesCatalogue -- 93
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Open LibraryOL20739338M

Italy is a synonym for culture, art, and history. Artistic wonders can be found everywhere, and every corner of the country holds countless and wonderful surprises. Our artistic and cultural heritage is one of the most valuable in the world. Italy has more cultural UNESCO World Heritage Sites than any other country. Italy, a land of art and history Italy has been, since antiquity, the centre. Art and architecture in Italy, to [Rudolf Wittkower] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Penguin Books [, ©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rudolf Wittkower. Find more information about: ISBN:

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