Book conservation and restoration

a bibliography by Mary A. Vance

Publisher: Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill

Written in English
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    StatementMary Vance.
    SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography -- A-483
    LC ClassificationsZ701
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18848932M

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