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The art of ruins

Adela Breton & the temples of Mexico

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Published by City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery in (Bristol) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Breton, Adela, -- 1849-1923.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Sue Giles and Jennifer Stewart.
    ContributionsGiles, Sue., Stewart, Jennifer., City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination136p. :
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20210482M
    ISBN 100900199385

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