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Extraordinary exhibitions

Extraordinary exhibitions

the wonderful remains of an enormous head, the whimsiphusicon & death to the savage unitarians ; broadsides from the collection of Ricky Jay.

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Published by Quantuck Lane Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jay, Ricky -- Private collections,
  • Advertising fliers -- Private collections,
  • Posters -- Private collections

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWonderful remains of an enormous head, the whimsiphusicon & death to the savage unitarians, Broadsides from the collection of Ricky Jay
    GenrePrivate collections.
    ContributionsJay, Ricky.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNC1002.F55 E9 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination172 p. :
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15579213M
    ISBN 101593720122
    OCLC/WorldCa60821021

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