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2 edition of art of the armourer found in the catalog.

art of the armourer

Arms and Armour Society.

art of the armourer

Catalogue (of) an exhibition of armour, swords and firearms (held at the) Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 19th April-5th May, 1963.

by Arms and Armour Society.

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    Subjects:
  • Arms and armour -- Exhibitions.,
  • Swords -- Exhibitions.,
  • Firearms -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVictoria and Albert Museum.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20812109M

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