Treasures of the Royal Library, The Hague exhibition in the Rijksmuseum Meermanno-Westreernianum/Museum van het Boek in the Hague, 17 December 1980- 14 March 1981. by Museum Meermanno-Westreenianum (Hague, Netherlands).

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  • Manuscripts -- Netherlands -- Exhibitions,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Exhibitions

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Translation of text of Schatten van de Koninklijke Bibliotheek.

Book details

Other titlesSchatten van de Koninklijke Bibliotheek.
ContributionsKoninklijke bibliotheek (Hague, Netherlands)
LC ClassificationsZ717.H14 M8713
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 121 p.
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20497655M
ISBN 109062590276

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