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Literature and Landscape Writers of the Southwest by Cynthia Farah

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Published by Texas Western Pr .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Authors, American,
  • Southwestern States,
  • Collections Of Photographs,
  • 20th century,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Landscape,
  • Portraits

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8381022M
ISBN 100874042062
ISBN 109780874042061
OCLC/WorldCa18843608

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