Ansel Adams and the photographers of the American West
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Published by JG Press in North Dighton, Mass .
Written in English


  • Adams, Ansel, -- 1902-,
  • Landscape photography -- West (U.S.),
  • Wilderness areas -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEva Weber.
GenrePictorial works.
ContributionsAdams, Ansel, 1902-
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22112737M
ISBN 101572153253

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