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Georges Seurat (Getting to Know the World"s Greatest Artists)

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Published by Children"s Press (CT) .
Written in English


  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Art,
  • Art - Painting,
  • Seurat, Georges,,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • France,
  • Art - History,
  • Neo-impressionism (Art),
  • 1859-1891,
  • Artists,
  • Biography

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7658434M
ISBN 100516224964
ISBN 109780516224961

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