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Augustus John

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Published by Random House .
Written in English


  • Biography: general,
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • England,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • General,
  • History - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • JOHN, AUGUSTUS EDWIN, 1878-1961,
  • Social Science / General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages700
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7764430M
ISBN 10070116087X
ISBN 109780701160876

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