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    Alexandra Harris » 6 characters Download Ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB » Alexandra Harris (PDF/EPUB) [Romantic Moderns] Å Alexandra Harris A very enjoyable journey into the Modernist movement in Britain during the 1930s and 1940s with well developed themes and exploration of the artists and writers who defined it Very well written and presented with nice uality illustrations

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  • Hardcover
  • 320
  • Romantic Moderns
  • Alexandra Harris
  • English
  • 17 July 2019
  • 9780500251713