4 edition of The art and architecture of China found in the catalog.
The art and architecture of China
L. C. S. Sickman
Bibliography: p. 327-334.
|Statement||[by] Laurence Sickman [and] Alexander Soper.|
|Series||Pelican history of art -- Z10|
|Contributions||Soper, Alexander Coburn, 1904-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxix, 349 p.|
|Number of Pages||349|
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