The watercolour painters of England by Hamilton Wood

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Published by Jarrold and Sons in Norwich .

Written in English

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  • England.


  • Watercolor painting, English.,
  • Watercolorists -- England.

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Statement[by] Hamilton Wood.
SeriesJarrold arts series
LC ClassificationsND1928 .W65
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Pagination[36] p. :
Number of Pages36
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Open LibraryOL4185700M
ISBN 100853067872
LC Control Number80463882

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