Clothing language
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Clothing language a survival vocabulary by Jim Richey

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Published by Janus Book Publishers in Hayward,Calif .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementJim Richey ; illustrated by Dennis Roberts.
SeriesJanus survival vocabulary books
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18315736M
ISBN 100915510332

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