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Looking through letterboxes

Caroline Bird

Looking through letterboxes

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Published by Carcanet in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCaroline Bird
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17043580M
ISBN 101857545907

  Middle Eastern artists look to their letterboxes for lockdown inspiration. he is approaching them through their letterboxes. Dongola Books, has Author: Jack Dutton.


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