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Albert Murray and the Aesthetic Imagination of a Nation (Pebble Hill) by Barbara A. Baker,Louis A Rabb,Roberta S. Maguire,Lauren Walsh,John F Callahan,Carol Friedman,Albert Murray,Greg Thomas,Anne-Katrin Gramberg,Caroline Gebhard,Don Noble,Maurice Pogue,Bert Hitchcock,Jay Lamar,Sidney Offit,Sanford Pinsker,Paul Devlin,Gail Buc