How to build contemporary furniture by Donald R. Brann

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Published by Directions Simplified in Briarcliff Manor, N.Y .

Written in English

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Other titlesContemporary furniture.
Statementby Donald R. Brann.
SeriesEasi-bild simplified directions, 667
LC ClassificationsTT195 .B69
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. (p. 47-50 advertisements)
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5997966M
LC Control Number66030644

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