Modern primitive arts of Mexico, Guatemala, and the Southwest.

by Catharine Oglesby

Publisher: Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 226 Downloads: 287
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  • Southwest, New.,
  • Mexico.,
  • Guatemala.


  • Indian art -- Southwest, New.,
  • Indian art -- Mexico.,
  • Indian art -- Guatemala.,
  • Pueblo Indians.,
  • Navajo Indians.,
  • Indians of Central America -- Guatemala.

Edition Notes

SeriesEssay index reprint series
LC ClassificationsE98.A7 O5 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination226 p.
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5216879M
ISBN 100836912152
LC Control Number75090670

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