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Melanesian design

Gladys A. Reichard

Melanesian design

a study of style in wood and tortoiseshell carving.

by Gladys A. Reichard

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Published by Hacker ArtBooks in New York .
Written in English


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Reprint of edition originally published 1933.

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Open LibraryOL13799730M

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