Divine Art, Infernal Machine

Divine Art, Infernal Machine
Author : Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
Total Pages : 384
Release : 2011-01-21
ISBN 10 : 0812204670
ISBN 13 : 9780812204674
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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