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Green woodwork working with wood the natural way by Mike Abbott

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Published by Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, Distributed by Sterling Pub. in Lewes, East Sussex, New York, N.Y .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementMike Abbott ; with a foreword by Richard La Trobe Bateman.
LC ClassificationsTT185 .A23 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1358895M
ISBN 100946819181
LC Control Number92252752

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