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Published by W. Heffer and Sons, ltd. in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English



  • Capua (Italy),
  • Italy.


  • Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, 1194-1250,
  • Architecture -- Italy.,
  • Sculpture -- Italy.,
  • Capua (Italy) -- Antiquities.

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Other titlesCapua Triumphator archway.
Statementby Cresswell Shearer ...
LC ClassificationsNA1121.C3 S5
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 184 p.
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6336948M
LC Control Number36010966

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