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Indian art from Afghanistan the legend of Śakuntalā and the Indian treasure of eucratides at Ai Khanum by Claude Rapin

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Published by Manohar in New Delhi .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementClaude Rapin.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 164, xxi p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL639980M
ISBN 108173041628
LC Control Number96904930

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