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Published by Liliaceae Press in McMinnville, Or. (1970 S. Davis St., McMinnville 97128) .
Written in English


  • Paper, Handmade.,
  • Papermaking.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 128-131) and index.

Other titlesPapyrus, tapa, amate, and rice paper.
Statementby Lilian A. Bell.
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p. :
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14478776M

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