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making of the Museum of Scotland

by Charles McKean

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Published by National Museums of Scotland Pub. in Edinburgh .
Written in English

  • Scotland,
  • Edinburgh.,
  • Edinburgh
    • Subjects:
    • Museum of Scotland,
    • Museum architecture -- Scotland -- Edinburgh,
    • Architecture -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-152) and index.

      StatementCharles McKean.
      LC ClassificationsNA6700.E325 M38 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3996907M
      ISBN 101901663116
      LC Control Number2001339352

        "Book Week Scotland is an ideal time to celebrate these unique pieces of art, inspired as they are by a love of books, reading, and libraries," said Scottish Book Trust chief executive Marc Lambert. Spinola Hours; Master of James IV of Scotland (Flemish, before - about ), Master of the Dresden Prayer Book (Flemish, active about - ), Master of the Lübeck Bible (Flemish, about - about ), Master of the Prayer Books of around (Flemish, active about to late s), and Workshop of Master of the First Prayer Book of Maximilian (Flemish, .

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