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Sacred monsters

Daniel Farson

Sacred monsters

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Published by Bloomsbury in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Farson, Daniel, 1927- -- Friends and associates.,
    • Photographers -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Television personalities -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Celebrities -- Europe -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDaniel Farson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT788.F247 A3 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination205 p. :
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1963010M
      ISBN 100747502544
      LC Control Number90195147
      OCLC/WorldCa19766264

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