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Surrealism Crossings/Frontiers (European Connections) by Elza Adamowicz

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English


  • History - Surrealism & Dadaism,
  • European - French,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11397798M
ISBN 100820475025
ISBN 109780820475028

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