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Life in Iran

the Library of Congress drawings

by ArdashiМ„r MuhМЈasМЈsМЈisМЈ

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Mage Publishers in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran,
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Muḥaṣṣis, Ardashīr, 1938- -- Catalogs,
    • Library of Congress -- Catalogs,
    • Iranian wit and humor, Pictorial -- Catalogs,
    • Drawing -- Washington (D.C.) -- Catalogs,
    • Iran -- Social conditions -- Caricatures and cartoons -- Catalogs

    • Edition Notes

      StatementArdeshir Mohassess ; introduction, Bernard F. Reilly, Jr.
      ContributionsLibrary of Congress.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNC1729.M83 A4 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1428952M
      ISBN 100934211396
      LC Control Number93040224


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