Afro-American art of the Harlem renaissance
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Published .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Suzanne Schell Stromberg.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 42665 (N)
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 233 leaves
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1695275M
LC Control Number91954397

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