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Published by Hague Historical Museum, Waanders Publishers in [The Hague], Zwolle .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Delft (Netherlands)

Subjects:

  • Vermeer, Johannes, 1632-1675.,
  • Delft (Netherlands) -- Social conditions.,
  • Delft (Netherlands) -- Economic conditions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Donald Haks and Marie Christine van der Sman.
ContributionsHaks, Donald, 1949-, Sman, Marie Christine van der., Vermeer, Johannes, 1632-1675., Haags Historisch Museum.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND653.V5 D88 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination143 p. :
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL587347M
ISBN 109040098239
LC Control Number96177705
OCLC/WorldCa35215873

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