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Published by Rice University Press in Houston, Tex .
Written in English


  • Photography of animals.,
  • Photography, Artistic.

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Edition Notes

Statementphotographs by Keith Carter ; afterword by Greil Marcus.
LC ClassificationsTR727 .C37 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL787715M
ISBN 100892633387
LC Control Number95020033

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