The quiltmaker"s dream
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Published by Abelard in (London) .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Col.ill on lining papers.

StatementLiz Vonberg.
The Physical Object
Pagination(25)p. :
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17338096M
ISBN 100200727451

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