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South African graphic art and its techniques

F. L. Alexander

South African graphic art and its techniques

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Published by Human and Rousseau in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prints, South African -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementF. L. Alexander ; completed and edited by Roman Waher.
    ContributionsWaher, Roman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE788.6.S6 A43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p., [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4601388M
    ISBN 100798103299
    LC Control Number77364356

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