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Published by Academy Editions in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Arts and crafts movement.,
  • Decorative arts -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Decorative arts -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Decorative arts -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Decorative arts -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementIsabelle Anscombe & Charlotte Gere.
ContributionsGere, Charlotte.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK1142 .A5 1978, NK1142 A5 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20759410M
ISBN 100856704261

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