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Authorship and ambiguity.

Anna Sjostrand

Authorship and ambiguity.

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Published by LCP in London .
Written in English


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SeriesBA thesis Graphic and Media Design 2001
ContributionsLondon College of Printing.
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Open LibraryOL20251872M


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