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An artist in Africa

Shepherd, David

An artist in Africa

by Shepherd, David

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Published by Collins in association with the Tryon Gallery in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementforeword by H. R. H. The Duke of Edinburgh, introduction by Nigel Sitwell.
ContributionsTryon Gallery.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND497.S46 A4
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p., 65 plates.
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5158622M
ISBN 100002110326
LC Control Number74453894

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