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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Art, Primitive

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementGeorge A. Corbin.
SeriesIcon editions
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN5311 .C67 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 313 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2408316M
ISBN 100064309517, 0064301745
LC Control Number87045606

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