A guide to Japanese flower arrangement
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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English


  • Flower arrangement, Japanese.

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Edition Notes

StatementNorman Sparnon.
LC ClassificationsSB450
The Physical Object
Pagination78p. :
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17421590M
ISBN 100715383590

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