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Roman lettering a study of the letters of the inscription at the base of the Trajan column, with an outline of the history of lettering in Britain by L. C. Evetts

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Published by Sir I. Pitman & Sons Ltd in London .
Written in English


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Statement(by) L.C. Evetts, A.R.C.A.; diagrams and illustrations by the author.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 87, (1) p. :
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20882523M

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