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idealist

in my eyes twenty years

by Glen E. Friedman

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Published by Burning Flags Press in New York City .
Written in English

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  • Friedman, Glen E.,
  • Photography, Artistic.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGlen E. Friedman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTR654 .F776 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL714582M
    ISBN 100964191636
    LC Control Number97094733


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