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London museums and collections

London museums and collections

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Published by (Canal) in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • London (England) -- Museums.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by G.M.S. Scimone and M.F. Levey ; forward by Dennis Farr.
    SeriesCPC Guidebooks
    ContributionsScimone, Giuseppe., Levey, Michael, 1927-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAM43.L6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20033939M
    ISBN 100907237088
    OCLC/WorldCa14140222


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