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concise history of photography

Helmut Gernsheim

concise history of photography

[by] Helmut Gernsheim in Collaboration with Alison Gernsheim.

by Helmut Gernsheim

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photography -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 291-294.

    SeriesWorld of art library. General
    ContributionsGernsheim, Alison.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination314 p. illus. (part col.) ;
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19001520M


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