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Basketry: The Shaker Tradition

History, Techniques, Projects

by John E. McGuire

  • 290 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Lark Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Handicrafts,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • Baskets,
  • Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • USA,
  • Christianity - Shakers,
  • Weaving,
  • Basket making,
  • Art, Shaker,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHenry Peach (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8414683M
    ISBN 100937274461
    ISBN 109780937274460

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