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Edward Burra: recent works (catalogue of an exhibition) 13 April-6 May, 1967. by Edward Burra

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Published by The Gallery .
Written in English


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ContributionsLefevre Gallery.
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. :
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Open LibraryOL19731395M

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