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London maritime & military in the 18th & 19th centuries

Guildhall Art Gallery.

London maritime & military in the 18th & 19th centuries

a selection from the print collections of the Guildhall Library.

by Guildhall Art Gallery.

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Published by Guildhall Art Gallery in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Naval prints -- Exhibitions.,
  • Soldiers in art.,
  • London in art.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGuildhall Library (London, England)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(19) p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20813077M


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