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All about paperweights

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Published by Paperweight Press in Santa Cruz, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paperweights -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 118-119).

    StatementLawrence H. Selman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK5440.P3 S42 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p. :
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1553729M
    ISBN 100933756178
    LC Control Number91033784


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