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Romano-British wall painting by Ling, Roger.

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Published by Shire Publications in Aylesbury, Bucks, UK .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Mural painting and decoration, Roman -- Great Britain.,
  • Romans -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Antiquities, Roman.

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Edition Notes

StatementRoger Ling.
SeriesShire archaeology ;, 42
LC ClassificationsDA145 .L75 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2761564M
ISBN 100852637152
LC Control Number86117629

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