Fifty Epic Paintings of American History
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Fifty Epic Paintings of American History

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Published by Abbeville Pr .
Written in English


  • Kunstler, Mort

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Number of Pages104
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Open LibraryOL8255059M
ISBN 10089659064X
ISBN 109780896590649

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