carver"s companion a guide to carving in wood and stone. by Peter Morton

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Published by Black in London .

Written in English

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  • Sculpture.,
  • Wood-carving.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementWith fifty-nine photos and nine drawings.
The Physical Object
Pagination70 p.
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14364141M

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