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Published by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York .
Written in English


  • Leonardo, -- da Vinci, -- 1452-1519

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Edition Notes

Statementwith an introd. and notes by A. E. Popham.
SeriesHarvest books, 58
ContributionsPopham, A. E. 1889-1970 ed.
The Physical Object
Pagination172, 320 p. :
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16534654M

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