A Fully illustrated catalogue of nineteenth and twentieth century prints
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Published by [NW Lott & HJ Gerrish in Alton, England .
Written in English


  • Prints, European -- Exhibitions,
  • Prints -- 19th century -- Europe -- Exhibitions,
  • Prints -- 20th century -- Europe -- Exhibitions

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Edition Notes

Other titlesCharles Rand Penney Collection
StatementNW Lott & HJ Gerrish, Ltd.
ContributionsN. W Lott & H. J. Gerrish Ltd
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22855909M

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