The Craft Of The Japanese Sculptor by Langdon Warner

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .

Written in English

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  • Sculpture,
  • Art / Sculpture,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction

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Number of Pages412
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Open LibraryOL8541489M
ISBN 101428662596
ISBN 109781428662599

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