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Popular art, essays on urban imagery

Popular art, essays on urban imagery

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Published by University of California at Davis in [Davis] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pop art.,
  • Popular culture.,
  • Arts and society.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Other titlesEssays on urban imagery
    StatementElizabeth Adan ... [et al.] ; edited by Seymour Howard.
    ContributionsHoward, Seymour, 1928-, Adan, Elizabeth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6512.5.P6 P664 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p. :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL634266M
    LC Control Number96622605
    OCLC/WorldCa34976854

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