Carousels before 1880
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Carousels before 1880

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Published by Paul Braithwaite (65 Sandown Road, Brislington, Bristol BS4 3PL in Bristol) .
Written in English


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StatementPaul Braithwaite.
The Physical Object
Pagination56p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18758005M

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