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National Art Library and its buildings

Chiara Barontini

National Art Library and its buildings

from Somerset House to South Kensington

by Chiara Barontini

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Published by Victoria and Albert Museum in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • National Art Library (Great Britain) -- Buildings -- History.,
    • Library buildings -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Library buildings -- England -- London -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Art libraries -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Art libraries -- England -- London -- History -- 20th century.,
    • London (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChiara Barontini.
      ContributionsNational Art Library (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ792.N3 B37 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47 p. ;
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL561332M
      LC Control Number96145211

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