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Goddess embroideries of the Balkan lands and the Greek islands

by Mary B. Kelly

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Published by StudioBooks in McLean, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-177).

StatementMary B. Kelly.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK9266.A1 K45 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p. :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL399828M
ISBN 100966892909
LC Control Number98091022
OCLC/WorldCa41712792

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