The Gothic Cathedral
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The Gothic Cathedral

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Published by Park Lane .
Written in English


  • Religious Buildings,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Sale Books,
  • Social history,
  • Cathedrals,
  • Europe,
  • Architecture, Gothic,
  • Medieval, 500-1500,
  • Architecture

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsChristopher Brooke (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7684198M
ISBN 100517343835
ISBN 109780517343838

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