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Etching and engraving techniques and the modern trend by John Buckland Wright

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Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English


  • Engraving,
  • Technique,
  • Gravure,
  • Etching

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Buckland-Wright
SeriesDover books on lettering, graphic arts and printing
LC ClassificationsNE2130 .B83 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24746202M
ISBN 100486228886
ISBN 109780486228884
LC Control Number73075499

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