secret Paris of the 30"s

by BrassaГЇ

Publisher: Thames & Hudson in New York, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 796
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Subjects:

  • Paris (France) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Paris (France) -- Description and travel.

Edition Notes

StatementBrassaï ; translated from the French by Richard Miller.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC715 .B8213 2001, DC715 .B8213 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18166515M
ISBN 100500271089
LC Control Number00109467

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