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Monograms, ancient & modern

John Eliot Hodgkin

Monograms, ancient & modern

their history & art-treatment

by John Eliot Hodgkin

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Published by Longmans & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monograms.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMonograms, ancient and modern
    Statementwith examples collected & designed by John Eliot Hodgkin ...
    ContributionsLeighton, John, 1822-1912., MacLure, MacDonald & MacGregor
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 leaves, 12, [33] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21327536M

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