The tango

by Leslie Scalapino

Publisher: Granary Books in New York City

Written in English
Cover of: The tango | Leslie Scalapino
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Edition Notes

StatementLeslie Scalapino, photographs and text ; Marina Adams, works on paper, painting on found materials.
ContributionsAdams, Marina., Granary Books (Firm), Press Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.C25 T265 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination[26] p. :
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3472518M
ISBN 101887123415
LC Control Number2005566162
OCLC/WorldCa48645760

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