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8 edition of Lighthouses of Europe found in the catalog.

Lighthouses of Europe

by Daniel Charles

  • 340 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Watson-Guptill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Subjects & Themes - Travel - World/Europe,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • Atlantic Coast (Europe),
  • Travel,
  • Photography,
  • Architectural & Industrial,
  • Travel / Museums, Tours, Points of Interest,
  • Europe - General,
  • Lighthouses

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPhilip Plisson (Photographer), Guillaume Plisson (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8118012M
    ISBN 100823027783
    ISBN 109780823027781
    OCLC/WorldCa47268337

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