Bibliographic Essays on the Architecture of the Ancient City of Rome: The City of Rome
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Bibliographic Essays on the Architecture of the Ancient City of Rome: The City of Rome The Forum Romanum the Forum Boarium and the Forum Holitorium by James Phillips

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Published by Vance Bibliographies .
Written in English


  • Roman Architecture,
  • Architecture, Ancient,
  • Bibliography,
  • Buildings,
  • Buildings, structures, etc.,
  • Italy,
  • Rome,
  • Rome (Italy)

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Open LibraryOL11218800M
ISBN 100880669152
ISBN 109780880669153

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