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French cathedrals

Martin HГјrlimann

French cathedrals

[by] Martin Hürlimann [and] Jean Bony. Descriptive notes by Peter Meyer.

by Martin HГјrlimann

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cathedrals -- France,
  • Architecture, Gothic -- France

  • Edition Notes

    Errata slip inserted.

    ContributionsBony, Jean, jt. author, Meyer, Peter, 1894-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination229 p., chiefly illus. maps. ;
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18995523M


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