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The art of calligraphy

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Published by Dorling Kindersley in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Calligraphy -- Technique.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDavid Harris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK3600 .H28 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1101805M
    ISBN 101564588491
    LC Control Number94026722
    OCLC/WorldCa30777771


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