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artist in Africa

Shepherd, David

artist in Africa

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Published by Collins/Tryon Gallery in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementforeword by the Duke of Edinburgh; introduction by Nigel Sitwell.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13939787M


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