Studies on the iconography of Julius Caesar.
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Studies on the iconography of Julius Caesar. by Dawson Kiang

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Published in [New York?] .
Written in English



  • Rome


  • Caesar, Julius -- Art.,
  • Coins, Roman.,
  • Rome -- In art.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsN7589.C2 K5
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 105 l.
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5257302M
LC Control Number75330714

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