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Published by Harper & Row Publishers in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Alberti, Leone Battista, 1404-1472

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Edition Notes

StatementFranco Borsi ; [translated by Rudolph G. Carpanini.
ContributionsAlberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472.
The Physical Object
Pagination397 p. : ill., plans ; 29 cm.
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21322228M
ISBN 100060104112
LC Control Number75023870

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