Collecting old cameras
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Collecting old cameras by Cyril Permutt

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Published by DaCapo Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Cameras -- Collectors and collecting.

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

StatementCyril Permutt.
LC ClassificationsTR6.5 .P47 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination199 p. :
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4884941M
ISBN 100306708558, 0306800500
LC Control Number76014888

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