Movable Type : Birds, Thoughts, Print. / Harris, Caroline.

In: The Blue Notebook: Journal for artists' books, Vol. 15, No. 1, 10.2020, p. 19-29.

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Movable Type : Birds, Thoughts, Print. / Harris, Caroline.

In: The Blue Notebook: Journal for artists' books, Vol. 15, No. 1, 10.2020, p. 19-29.

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Harris, C 2020, 'Movable Type: Birds, Thoughts, Print', The Blue Notebook: Journal for artists' books, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 19-29.

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Harris, C. (2020). Movable Type: Birds, Thoughts, Print. The Blue Notebook: Journal for artists' books, 15(1), 19-29.

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Harris C. Movable Type: Birds, Thoughts, Print. The Blue Notebook: Journal for artists' books. 2020 Oct;15(1):19-29.

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Harris, Caroline. / Movable Type : Birds, Thoughts, Print. In: The Blue Notebook: Journal for artists' books. 2020 ; Vol. 15, No. 1. pp. 19-29.

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