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2 edition of Pennsylvania German arts and crafts found in the catalog.

Pennsylvania German arts and crafts

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

Pennsylvania German arts and crafts

a picture book

by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

  • 216 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decorative arts -- Pennsylvania,
  • Folk art -- Pennsylvania,
  • Germans -- Pennsylvania

  • Edition Notes

    Text signed: Joseph Downs

    ContributionsDowns, Joseph
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[28] p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14999086M

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