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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


  • Whales in art.,
  • Arts.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Statementedited by Greg Gatenby.
ContributionsGatenby, Greg.
LC ClassificationsNX650.W48 W48 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 233 p. :
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3194810M
ISBN 100316305103
LC Control Number83081062

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