The precarious the art and poetry of Cecilia Vicuña

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Published by University Press of New England in Hanover, N.H, London .

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Statementedited by M. Catherine de Zegher. Quipoem / Cecilia Vicuña ; translated by Esther Allen
ContributionsVicuña, Cecilia., Zegher, M. Catherine de, Kanaal Art Foundation
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Pagination95, q, 140, xv p. :
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16927696M
ISBN 100819563242
LC Control Number98001672

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