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Portrait of an American Fred Olds : a historical biography of a 20th century American artist by Gayle Goodman

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Published by Printed and bound by the Ace Book Bindery Co. in Oklahoma City, Okla .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Olds, Fred.,
  • Artists -- United States -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesFred Olds
Statementwritten and compiled by Gayle Goodman from taped interviews with Mr. Olds, research of his collection of photographs and memorabilia, and historical data records.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsOlds, Fred.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN6537.O423 G66 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3322105M
LC Control Number2004275742
OCLC/WorldCa56960350

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