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A marquetry odyssey historical objects and personal work by Silas Kopf

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Published by Hudson Hills Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Marquetry

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Edition Notes

StatementSilas Kopf ; foreword by Glenn Adamson.
LC ClassificationsNK9920 .K67 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18299662M
ISBN 109781555952877
LC Control Number2008003172

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