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Da Vinci"s ghost

Toby Lester

Da Vinci"s ghost

the untold story of the world"s most famous drawing

by Toby Lester

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesUntold story of the world"s most famous drawing
StatementToby Lester
ContributionsLeonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNC257.L4 A78 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24918320M
ISBN 101439189234
ISBN 109781439189238, 9781439189252
LC Control Number2011027966

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