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Glass in 18th-century England

R. K. Kelsall

Glass in 18th-century England

the open-flame lamp

by R. K. Kelsall

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Published by Keith Kelsall in (Sheffield) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lamps -- England -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Glassware -- England -- History -- 18th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKeith Kelsall.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15351139M
    ISBN 100951512013

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