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Alvin Langdon Coburn, photographer

an autobiography with over 70 reproductions of his works

by Alvin Langdon Coburn

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coburn, Alvin Langdon, 1882-1966.,
  • Photography, Artistic.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Helmut and Alison Gernsheim ; with a new introd. by Helmut Gernsheim.
    ContributionsGernsheim, Helmut, 1913-, Gernsheim, Alison.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTR140.C56 A27 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 145 p. :
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4742582M
    ISBN 100486236854
    LC Control Number78055345

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