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Everybody was so young

Amanda Vaill

Everybody was so young

Gerald and Sara Murphy : a lost generation love story

by Amanda Vaill

  • 348 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Warner Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murphy, Sara,
  • Murphy, Gerald, -- 1888-1964,
  • Artists -- United States -- Biography,
  • Expatriate artists -- France -- Biography,
  • France -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmanda Vaill.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 470 p., [24]p. of plates :
    Number of Pages470
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21822574M
    ISBN 100751526622

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