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The Glassmakers (Colonial Americans)

Leonard Everett Fisher

The Glassmakers (Colonial Americans)

  • 278 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by David R Godine Pub .
Written in English

  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Glass manufacture

  • The Physical Object
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9772972M
    ISBN 100879237112
    ISBN 109780879237110

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The glassmakers. [Leonard Everett Fisher] -- Discusses the history, materials, and technique of glassmaking in the American Colonies. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Leonard Everett Fisher.

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