Hollar"s England an exhibition of the etchings of Wenceslaus Hollar : selected from the Sidney T. Fisher Collection on the occasion of the meeting of the Shakespeare Association of America at the University of Toronto, April, 1978 by Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library.

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  • Hollar, Wenceslaus, -- 1607-1677 -- Exhibitions.,
  • Fisher, Sidney T. -- 1908-1992 -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library -- Exhibitions,
  • England -- In art -- Exhibitions.

Edition Notes

Catalogue to accompany the exhibition, written by Katharine Martyn.

Book details

StatementUniversity of Toronto, Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library.
ContributionsMartyn, Katharine
LC ClassificationsNE2047.6.H64 T48 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination[16] p., [2] fold. leaves of plates :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14671032M

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