vanishing city

by Tom Briggs

Publisher: South China Morning Post in [Hong Kong]

Written in English
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  • Hong Kong (China)

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  • Briggs, Tom.,
  • Hong Kong (China) -- In art.

Edition Notes

Statementsketches, Tom Briggs ; text, Colin Crisswell.
GenreIn art.
ContributionsCrisswell, Colin N.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNC350.B75 A4 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <2 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3810161M
LC Control Number81117045

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