The old British museum
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The old British museum from the introduction to the guide of 1897. by British Museum

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Published by The Museum in (London .
Written in English

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination8 p., 12 plates ;
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20385513M

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