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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Baker, Arthur.,
  • Calligraphy -- Technique.,
  • Art, Abstract.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementwith an introduction by William Hogarth.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK3631.B34 A4 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination[64] p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3505488M
ISBN 100684178370
LC Control Number82042648

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