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ancient art stoneware of the Low countries and Germany

M. L. Solon

ancient art stoneware of the Low countries and Germany

or, "Grès de Flandres" & "steinzug"; itsprincipal varieties, and the places where it was manufactured during the XVIth and XVIIth centuries

by M. L. Solon

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Published by Printed for the author in London .
Written in English


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StatementBy M. L. Solon ... Illustrated with 25 copperplate etchings and 210 illustrations in text, drawn by the author. Vol.1.
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Open LibraryOL16579206M

Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, northern Germany, and portions of northern France and the Low Countries were mostly untouched by strong influences from the Roman Empire. The early background in the folk arts derived from the distinctive mythology of the region. CATALOGS OF ART LIBRARIES 11 PREHISTORIC 13 ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL 14 Current Serials 14 Retrospective 17 RENAISSANCE-MODERN 22 Current Serials 22 Retrospective 22 WESTERN COUNTRIES 27 Baltic Countries 27 France 27 Germany and Austria 27 Great Britain and Ireland 28 Italy 28 Latin America 29 Low Countries 31 Russia and Eastern Europe 31 Scandinavia Tyndale was the first to translate the Hebrew Bible into English—the first, in fact, to translate anything from Hebrew into English: At the time, that language was virtually unknown in England, and Tyndale had learned his excellent Hebrew while he was exiled to the Low Countries and Germany . Encycopedia Index: Literature and the Arts. Atlas» Learn more about the world with our collection of regional and country maps.


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