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4 edition of Collecting Victoriana. found in the catalog.

Collecting Victoriana.

by Mary Peter

  • 261 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by F. A. Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Decorative arts -- Great Britain.,
    • Antiques, Victorian.,
    • Victoriana

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDrawings in the text by Jenefer Peter.
      ContributionsPeter, Jenefer, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK928 .P38 1968
      The Physical Object
      Pagination189 p.
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5614957M
      LC Control Number68023167

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