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2 edition of Lady and the Unicorn. found in the catalog.

Lady and the Unicorn.

Pierre Verlet

Lady and the Unicorn.

by Pierre Verlet

  • 294 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsSalet, Francis.
The Physical Object
Pagination49p.,ill.,36cm
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21065963M

  The Lady and the Unicorn (Book): Chevalier, Tracy: Bewitching art experts and enthusiasts alike for centuries, the Lady and the Unicorn tapestries hang today in the Cluny Museum in each, an elegant lady and a unicorn stand or sit on an island of grass surrounded by a rich background of animals and flowers. Little is known about them except that they were woven toward . Lady Unicorn, Jyväskylä, Finland. likes. The most colorful Burlesque Artist on this side of the rainbow!Followers:

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: The Lady and the Unicorn: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Price: $   The next book in the Colette Book Club is The Lady and the Unicorn, a historical novel by Tracy can read the first chapter for free on the author’s website.. The Lady and the Unicorn is inspired by six famous mediaeval tapestries. Now over years old, these tapestries hang in the Musée National du Moyen Age in Paris.


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