Memoirs of a painter.

by Gilbert Spencer

Publisher: Chatto & Windus in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 184
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  • Spencer, Gilbert, 1892-,
  • Painters -- Great Britain -- Biography.
LC ClassificationsND497.S735 A25
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p.
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5104804M
ISBN 100701120304
LC Control Number74177061

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