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Four thousand years of China"s art. by Dagny (Olsen) Carter

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Published by Ronald Press Co. in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Art -- China -- History

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Edition Notes

ContributionsCarter, Dagny (Olsen)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN7340 C34
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 358 p.
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14815001M

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