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Illinois artisans and craftsmen a guide, resource, and reference by Janice Rolison Barrett

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Published by Insearch in Lexington, IL .
Written in English



  • Illinois


  • Handicraft -- Illinois -- Directories.,
  • Artisans -- Illinois -- Directories.,
  • Handicraft -- Bibliography.,
  • Handicraft -- Information services.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementauthors, Janice Rolison Barrett, Jo Coolidge Schuller.
ContributionsSchuller, Jo Coolidge.
LC ClassificationsTT24.I3 B37 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3515097M
ISBN 100943902010, 0943902002
LC Control Number82082665

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