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6 edition of Sanctuaries of Earth, Stone, and Light found in the catalog.

Sanctuaries of Earth, Stone, and Light

The Churches of Northern New Spain, 1530-1821 (Southwest Center Series)

by Gloria Fraser Giffords

  • 364 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University of Arizona Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - General,
  • International Architecture - European,
  • Religious Buildings,
  • Architecture / History,
  • Latin America - Mexico,
  • Architecture,
  • Architecture, Spanish colonial,
  • Catholic church buildings,
  • Mexico, North,
  • Southwest, New

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11384237M
    ISBN 100816525897
    ISBN 109780816525898

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