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Frasconi against the grain

Antonio Frasconi

Frasconi against the grain

the woodcuts of Antonio Frasconi

by Antonio Frasconi

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Published by Collier-Macmillan in London .
Written in English


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Statementwith anintroduction by Nat Hentoff and an appreciation by Charles Parkhurst.
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Open LibraryOL13866284M

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