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The notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci

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Published by Braziller in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

First published by Reynal & Hitchcock, 1939.

Statementarranged, rendered into English and introduced by Edward MacCurdy
ContributionsMcCurdy, Edward, b. 1871
LC ClassificationsND623.L5 A5 1956
The Physical Object
Pagination1247 p. :
Number of Pages1247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25411904M

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