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Dogon people of the cliffs by AgnГЁs Pataux

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Published by 5 Continents in Milan .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dogon (African people) -- Pictorial works,
  • Dogon (African people) -- History,
  • Mali -- Pictorial works

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAgnès Pataux ; introduction by G. Calame Griaule
GenrePictorial works
SeriesImago mundi -- vii, Imago mundi (Milan, Italy) -- 7
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p., 74 plates :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17178118M
ISBN 108874390556

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