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Heraldic miniature knights

Peter Greenhill

Heraldic miniature knights

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Published by Guild of Master Craftsman Publications in [Lewes, East Sussex, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Military miniatures -- Great Britain.,
    • Knights and knighthood in art.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-169) and index.

      StatementPeter Greenhill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK8475.M5 G73 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1453085M
      ISBN 100946819270
      LC Control Number93106251
      OCLC/WorldCa28425779

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