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The Hall of Mirrors History and Restoration by Christine Albanel

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Published by Hudson Hills Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Architecture / Historic Preservation,
  • Historic Preservation,
  • Architecture,
  • 17th century,
  • Conservation and restoration,
  • France,
  • History,
  • Interior decoration,
  • Versailles

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages422
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12642383M
ISBN 102878440889
ISBN 109782878440881

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