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The Pairpoint glass story

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Published in New Bedford, Mass .
Written in English

  • Pairpoint Glass Works.

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    Statementby George C. Avila.
    LC ClassificationsNK5198.P3 A9 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 241 p.
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5434015M
    LC Control Number73081580

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