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Calligraphic Styles

Tom Gourdie

Calligraphic Styles

by Tom Gourdie

  • 225 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Sterling*+ Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lettering & calligraphy,
  • Artistic Lettering,
  • Hobbies/Crafts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9660798M
    ISBN 100289708486
    ISBN 109780289708484

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