Love on the Left Bank by Ed Van Der Elsken

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Published by Dewi Lewis Publishing .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Photographs: collections,
  • Individual Photographers And Their Work,
  • Photography,
  • Photo Essays,
  • Subjects & Themes - Travel - World/Europe,
  • Photography / General,
  • Individual Photographer,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8729364M
ISBN 101899235221
ISBN 109781899235223

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