Ireland Ever The Photographs of Jill Freedman by Frank McCourt

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Published by Harry N. Abrams .

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  • Photographs: collections,
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • Europe - Ireland,
  • Photography,
  • Photo Essays,
  • Ireland,
  • Subjects & Themes - Travel - World/Europe,
  • Photography / General,
  • Description and travel,
  • Pictorial works

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Book details

ContributionsJill Freedman (Photographer)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7998472M
ISBN 100810943409
ISBN 109780810943407

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