Great works of craftsmanship. by Lister, Raymond.

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Published by A. S. Barnes in South Brunswick [N.J.] .

Written in English

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  • Art objects -- History.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [192]-197.

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Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK600 .L5 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p.
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5607105M
LC Control Number68014406

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