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The Alhambra (The Architect and society)

Oleg Grabar

The Alhambra (The Architect and society)

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Published by Viking .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7798217M
ISBN 100713910208
ISBN 109780713910209


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The Alhambra Language: English: LoC Class: DP: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Spain, Portugal: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Spain -- Social life and customs Subject: Spain -- Social life and customs -- Fiction Subject: Alhambra (Granada, Spain) Subject: Irving, Washington, This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

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