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mural paintings of Knossos an investigation into the method of their production by Noel Heaton

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Published by Printed by William Trounce in [London .
Written in English


  • Mural painting and decoration -- Greece -- Knossos (Extinct city)

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Statementby Noel Heaton....
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Pagination8 p. :
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