Mosaics with natural stones

by Walter LaМ€uppi

Publisher: Sterling Pub. Co. in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 96 Downloads: 37
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  • Mosaics -- Technique.,
  • Mosaics -- Technique.,
  • Handicraft.

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Describes the stones and tools used in making a mosaic and instructs the beginner in stone splitting and planning, setting, displaying, and restoring mosaics.

Edition Notes

Statementby Walter Lauppi ; [translated by Manly Banister ; adapted by Burton Hobson].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA3750 .L2413
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5435369M
ISBN 100806952660, 0806952679
LC Control Number73083457

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