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Published by Allen and Unwin in London .
Written in English


  • Sculpture -- India,
  • Sex in art

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Edition Notes

Translation of L"art amoureux des Indes.

Statementtext and photos. by Max-Pol Fouchet. Translated by Brian Rhys.
LC ClassificationsNB1002 F613 1960
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14884591M

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