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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Art, Celtic -- Great Britain,
  • Art, Celtic -- Ireland

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, p. [357]-377) and index

StatementE.M. Jope
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN5925 .J66 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17006772M
ISBN 100198173180, 0199242976, 0199242984
LC Control Number2001274404

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