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Collecting the weaver"s art

Laurie D. Webster

Collecting the weaver"s art

the William Claflin collection of southwestern textiles

by Laurie D. Webster

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Published by Peabody Museum Press, Harvard University in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLaurie D. Webster ; foreword and commentary by Tony Berlant ; photographs by Hillel S. Burger.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 145 p. :
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22579660M
ISBN 100873654005

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