Leisure in the seventies
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Leisure in the seventies a guide to hobbies and handicrafts. by Bateman, Robert

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Published by Paul in London .
Written in English


  • Hobbies.,
  • Recreation.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsGV1201 .B26
The Physical Object
Pagination142 p., 16 plates.
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5388046M
ISBN 100091062705
LC Control Number72579390

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