Nineteenth century New Zealand artists

a guide & handbook by Una Platts

Publisher: Avon Fine Prints in Christchurch, N.Z

Written in English
Published: Pages: 272 Downloads: 384
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 265-268.

Statementby Una Platts.
LC ClassificationsN7407.5 .P55
The Physical Object
Pagination272 p., [60] p. of plates :
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4169370M
LC Control Number80152051

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