Ancient American pottery
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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

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Statementby G.H.S Bushnell and Adrian Digby.
SeriesFaber monographs on pottery and porcelain
ContributionsDigby, Adrian.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18248160M

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