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Published by Cooperative Extension Service, College of Agriculture, Washington State University in Pullman .
Written in English


  • Buttons,
  • Buttonholes

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Edition Notes

SeriesSewing skills, Extension bulletin -- 576., Extension bulletin (Washington State University. Cooperative Extension Service) -- 576.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17609756M

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