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6 edition of Gauguin found in the catalog.


the quest for paradise

by Françoise Cachin

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Published by Harry N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Gauguin, Paul, 1848-1903.,
    • Gauguin, Paul, 1848-1903 -- Sources.,
    • Painters -- France -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 188) and index.

      StatementFrançoise Cachin ; [translated from the French by I. Mark Paris].
      SeriesDiscoveries, Discoveries (New York, N.Y.)
      LC ClassificationsND553.G27 C313 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination195 p. :
      Number of Pages195
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1575847M
      ISBN 100810928000
      LC Control Number91075504

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