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Historic costuming

Nevil Truman

Historic costuming

with additional chapters by Ruth M. Green.

by Nevil Truman

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Published by Pitman in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Previous ed. 1936.

ContributionsGreen, Ruth M.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20005093M

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