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Specimens of ancient furniture

Samuel Rush Meyrick

Specimens of ancient furniture

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Published by W. Pickering in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Furniture, Ancient.

  • Edition Notes

    Front. and added t.-p., with vignette, included in number of plates.

    Statementdrawn from existing authorities by Henry Shaw ... with descriptions by Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick ...
    ContributionsShaw, Henry, 1800-1873.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK2529 .M4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 57 p.
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6542442M
    LC Control Number12009796

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