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Paperweights

historicism, art nouveau, art deco : 1842 to today, especially the post-classic folk art paperweights from Bohemia, Germany, and other European countries

by Peter v. Brackel

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Schiffer Pub. Ltd. in Atglen, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Paperweights -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Paperweights -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter von Brackel.
      SeriesA Schiffer book for collectors
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK5440.P3 B7313 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6798241M
      ISBN 100764310526
      LC Control Number00102454
      OCLC/WorldCa44966265

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