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Published by Verso in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Benjamin, Walter, -- 1892-1940 -- Archives -- Exhibitions.,
  • Authors, German -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Esther Leslie ; edited by Ursula Marx ... [et al.].
GenreArchives, Exhibitions.
ContributionsLeslie, Esther., Marx, Ursula., Walter Benjamin Archiv.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2603.E455 Z932513 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination310 p. :
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20000169M
ISBN 101844671968
ISBN 109781844671960
LC Control Number2008295306

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