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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGary Indiana
ContributionsWarhol, Andy, 1928-1987
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND237.W353 I53 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 175 p. ;
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24534447M
ISBN 100465002331
ISBN 109780465002337
LC Control Number2009041684
OCLC/WorldCa455871578

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