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Religious architecture

Anthony G. White

Religious architecture

early Christian structures, a selected bibliography

by Anthony G. White

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Early Christian -- Bibliography.,
  • Church architecture -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnthony G. White.
    SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-1216
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5943.C56 W48 1984, NA4817 W48 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. ;
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2982756M
    ISBN 100890280266
    LC Control Number84233808


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