development of letters by Ralph W. Polk

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Published by [s.n.] in St. Joseph, Mo .

Written in English

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  • Alphabet -- History.,
  • Lettering.

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Statementby Ralph W. Polk.
LC ClassificationsP211 .P65 1919
The Physical Object
Pagination14, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2636180M
LC Control Number85210091

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