Signs & relics by Sylvia Plachy

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Published by Monacelli Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Plachy, Sylvia,
  • Photography, Artistic

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Other titlesSigns and relics
StatementSylvia Plachy ; foreword by Wim Wenders.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTR654 .P5343 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL30874M
ISBN 101580930573
LC Control Number99010690

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