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Published by Kodansha, distributed by Kodansha International/USA through Harper & Row in Tokyo, Japan, New York .
Written in English


  • Pottery, Islamic -- Catalogs

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Edition Notes

Statement[selection and texts by] Robert J. Charleston.
SeriesMasterpieces of Western and Near Eastern ceramics ;, 4
ContributionsCharleston, R. J. 1916-
LC ClassificationsNK3728 .M37 vol. 4, NK3880 .M37 vol. 4
The Physical Object
Pagination324 p. :
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3886130M
ISBN 100870113453
LC Control Number81214287

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