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The stones of Venice

John Ruskin

The stones of Venice

by John Ruskin

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Published by John Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Venice.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture,
    • Architecture -- Venice

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Ruskin ... with illustrations on wood.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1121.V4 R7 1860
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6695784M
      LC Control Number26022780
      OCLC/WorldCa8095683

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