Contemporary North American wood engravers
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Contemporary North American wood engravers October 3- November 2, 1996. by Davidson Galleries (Seattle, Wash.)

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Published by Printed and designed by Stern & Faye, Printers] in [Sedro Woolley, Wash .
Written in English


  • Davidson Galleries (Seattle, Wash.) -- Exhibitions,
  • Wood-engravers -- Exhibitions,
  • Wood-engraving -- 20th century -- United States -- Exhibitions

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ContributionsStern & Faye,, Grey Spider Press,, Women Printers / Publishers.
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Pagination1 sheet ([1] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17138750M

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