martial artist as a work of art a biography by Ronald P. Mombello

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Published by Documentary Works in Fishkill, N.Y. (P.O. Box 325, Fishkill, 12524) .

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Statementby Ronald P. Mombello ; art and graphics by John Canevari ; principal photography by Peter Dommermuth ; guest photography by Ken Chernus and Lee Morgan; sculpture by Michael Keropian.
ContributionsCanevari, John., Dommermuth, Peter.
LC ClassificationsPS3563.O48 M37 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
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Open LibraryOL1574894M
LC Control Number91073108

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