An Artist"s Letter from Japan (Artists Abroad)

by John Lafarge

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

Written in English
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Learn about Author Central Cited by: 7. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. An Artist's Letters from Japan Language: English: LoC Class: DS: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Asia: Subject: Japan -- Description and travel Subject: Art, Japanese Category: Text: EBook-No.

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