Women in design
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Women in design a contemporary view by Liz McQuiston

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Published by Trefoil in London .
Written in English


  • Design.,
  • Women designers.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

StatementLiz McQuiston.
SeriesTrefoil design library
The Physical Object
Pagination144p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22372175M
ISBN 100862941059

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