Hallmarks of the Southwest

by Barton Wright

Publisher: Schiffer Pub. in West Chester, Pa

Written in English
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    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]).

      StatementBarton Wright ; in cooperation with the Indian Arts and Crafts Association.
      ContributionsIndian Arts & Crafts Association (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.S7 W75 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination212, [1] p. :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2230384M
      ISBN 100887401619
      LC Control Number89084165

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