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Weegee an autobiography by Weegee

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Weegee, 1899-1968,
  • News photographers -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the ed. published by Ziff-Davis Pub. Co., New York.

Statementby Weegee [i.e. A. Fellig].
LC ClassificationsTR140.F4 A3 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p., [28] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5185937M
ISBN 100306707373
LC Control Number75004885

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