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Finnish art

Onni Okkonen

Finnish art

by Onni Okkonen

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Published by Soderstrom in Porvoo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Finland

  • Edition Notes

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    StatementOnni Okkonen ; translated from the Finnish by Helen Goldthwart-Väänänen
    ContributionsGoldthwait-Väänäne, Helen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN"6993"O552"1946
    The Physical Object
    Pagination41 p. :
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21152487M

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