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Ancient art from Costa Rica

Ancient art from Costa Rica

Scripps College, Claremont, California, Oct. 20 - Nov. 12, 1953

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Published by Scripps College in [Claremont, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian art -- Central America.,
  • Indians of Central America -- Culture,
  • Art, Ancient -- Costa Rica

  • Edition Notes

    Statementforeword and titles prepared by Alfred E. Stendahl.
    ContributionsStendahl, Alfred., Scripps College.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1434.2.A7 A52
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[22] p. :
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14765375M

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Costa Rica, Travelers' Wildlife Guides By Les Beletsky. This outstanding book is a field guide to the natural history of Costa Rica featuring color illustrations of common birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles. Introductory chapters cover.

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