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The Elements of Drawing In Three Letters to Beginners by John Ruskin

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Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Art,Culture,drawing,Art Study,Aesthetics,elements,
  • Art / Drawing

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11821779M
ISBN 101421267551
ISBN 109781421267555

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