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American clocks.

Tran Duy Ly

American clocks.

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Published by Arlington Book Co. in Fairfax, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clocks and watches -- United States -- Collectors and collecting,
  • Clocks and watches -- United States -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTran Duy Ly ; [editing by Thomas J. Spittler ; history by Chris H. Bailey ; introduction by Larry Rappaport].
    GenreCatalogs.
    ContributionsBailey, Chris H.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23019061M
    ISBN 100930163397
    OCLC/WorldCa42885588

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