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Indian designs from ancient Ecuador by Frederick W. Shaffer

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English



  • Ecuador.


  • Indian art -- Ecuador.,
  • Decoration and ornament -- Ecuador.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Frederick W. Shaffer.
SeriesDover pictorial archive series
LC ClassificationsF3721.3.A7 S5 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4747068M
ISBN 100486237648
LC Control Number78065058

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