Louis Wain
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Louis Wain the man who drew cats by Rodney Dale

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Published by Chris Beetles in London .
Written in English


  • Illustrators -- Great Britain -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Other titlesMan who drew cats
StatementRodney Dale
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p., [48] p. of plates :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17041164M
ISBN 101854790986

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