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|Other titles||Anecdotes et énigmes|
|Statement||Herménégilde Chiasson ; [photography by Bev Thornton ; translation by Jo-Anne Elder] = Anecdotes et énigmes : l"exposition d"art atlantique Marion McCain / Herménégilde Chiasson ; [photographie, Bev Thornton ; traduction, Jo-Anne Elder].|
|Contributions||Beaverbrook Art Gallery.|
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|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
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