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The joys of collecting

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Published by Hawthorn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Collectors and collecting.,
  • Art objects -- Collectors and collecting.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Paul Getty. With additional text by Jean Charbonneaux, Julius S. Held [and] Pierre Verlet.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN8384.G4 A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 p.
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5950279M
    LC Control Number65022891
    OCLC/WorldCa1059432


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