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All about calligraphy

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Published by Barron"s Educational Series in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statement[translated by Michael Brunelle and Beatriz Cortabarria]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK3600 .T6313 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24452974M
ISBN 100764163884
ISBN 109780764163883
LC Control Number2010022790
OCLC/WorldCa606762107

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