illustrated history of toys.

  • 193 Pages
  • 3.65 MB
  • English
Edition Leipzig , (Leipzig)
Toys -- His
Statement[By] Karl Ewald Fritzsch [and] Manfred Bachmann. (Translated from the German by Ruth Michaelis-Jena with the collaboration of Patrick Murray. Photographed by a group of lecturers and students of the Leipzig High School of Graphics: Christa von Criegern [a.o.] Drawings in the text: Inge Gohrisch.)
SeriesAbbey library
ContributionsBachmann, Manfred, 1928- joint author.
LC ClassificationsGV1200 .F7413 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination193 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4059987M
LC Control Number79537504

The book was illustrated history of toys. book by Ruth Michaelis-Jena with the collaboration of Patrick Murray, F.S.A. (Scotland), Curator of the Museum of Childhood, Edinburgh.

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