gold of their bodies

a novel about Gauguin. by Gorham, Charles

Publisher: Dial Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 376 Downloads: 416
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  • Gauguin, Paul, 1848-1903 -- Fiction.,
  • Painters -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

LC ClassificationsPZ3.G672 Go, PS3513.O619 Go
The Physical Object
Pagination376 p.
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6175768M
LC Control Number55007095

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