Making paper Papermaking USA, history, process, art, American Craft Museum II, and The handmade paper book, American Craft Museum I, May 20 through September 26, 1982.

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Published by American Craft Museum in New York, NY .

Written in English

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  • Paper, Handmade -- Exhibitions.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

ContributionsAmerican Craft Museum (New York, N.Y.)
LC ClassificationsTS1083.U6 N485 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3511525M
ISBN 100883210460
LC Control Number82071498

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