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Australian gold & ghost towns

Kenneth Jack

Australian gold & ghost towns

seven colour prints.

by Kenneth Jack

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Published by Porpoise Bookshop in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australia -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAustralian gold and ghost towns.
      GenrePictorial works.
      SeriesPrint portfolio series,, no. 10
      ContributionsEvans, Henry Herman, 1918-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNE1215.J3 A42
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[2] l., [7] col. plates (in portfolio)
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5867733M
      LC Control Number62052674
      OCLC/WorldCa16144084


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