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The Turner gallery [a series of one hundred and twenty engravings from the works of the late J.M.W. Turner, R.A. by Joseph Mallord William Turner

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Published by Virtue in London .
Written in English


  • Turner, J. M. W. -- 1775-1851.

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Statementthe descriptive text by W. Cosmo Monkhouse].
ContributionsMonkhouse, W. Cosmo 1840-1901
LC ClassificationsND497.T8 A4
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. in 6 pts. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17309791M

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