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Early American furniture makers

Thomas H. Ormsbee

Early American furniture makers

a social and biographical study.

by Thomas H. Ormsbee

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Published by Archer House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture -- United States -- History,
    • Cabinetmakers

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith 122 illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2405 .O7 1957
      The Physical Object
      Pagination185 p.
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6226792M
      LC Control Number57013366
      OCLC/WorldCa1619387

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