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Atlantic brief lives

Atlantic brief lives

a biographical companion to the arts. Edited by Louis Kronenberger. Associate editor: Emily Morison Beck.

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artists -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBrief lives
    ContributionsKronenberger, Louis, 1904-1980
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX90 A73 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination900p.
    Number of Pages900
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18004423M

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