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Oaks Park Pentimento Portland"s lost and found carousel art by Jim Lommasson

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Published by Oregon State University Press in Corvallis [Or.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Merry-go-round art -- Oregon -- Portland -- Pictorial works,
  • Oaks Amusement Park (Portland, Or.)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementphotographs by Jim Lommasson ; introduction by Inara Verzemnieks ; afterword by Prudence Roberts.
GenrePictorial works
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK5033 .L66 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23554709M
ISBN 109780870715785
LC Control Number2009024586
OCLC/WorldCa401567249

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