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art of Maori carving. by Sidney M. Mead

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Published by Reed in Wellington .
Written in English


  • Wood-carving, Maori.

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Bibliography: p. 62.

LC ClassificationsNK9793 .M4
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5923033M
LC Control Number64030885

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