Classical style in Japanese arts an exhibition, 6th December-16th December 1978 by Day, Shirley.

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Published by Barling in London .

Written in English

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Statementarranged by Shirley Day in conjunction with Barling of Mount Street Ltd.
ContributionsBarling of Mount Street Ltd.
LC ClassificationsN7352 .D39
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4179595M
LC Control Number80457408

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