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Turn of the century glass

Turn of the century glass

the Murray Collection of Glass


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Published by Currier Gallery of Art, Distributed by the University Press of New England in Manchester, N.H, Hanover, N.H .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Murray, Sophie -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
    • Glassware -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.,
    • Decoration and ornament -- Art nouveau -- Exhibitions.,
    • Glassware -- Private collections -- United States -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 13.

      Statementedited by Philip D. Zimmerman ; with an introduction by Paul V. Gardner.
      ContributionsZimmerman, Philip D., Gardner, Paul Vickers, 1908-, Currier Gallery of Art.
      LC ClassificationsNK5109.85.A7 T8 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3184802M
      ISBN 100874512808
      LC Control Number83040054

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