Development of ceramic compositions suitable for the production of porcelain type artware.
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Development of ceramic compositions suitable for the production of porcelain type artware. by Bruce W. Thorngate

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Published in [Gainesville .
Written in English


  • Clay.,
  • Porcelain.

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ContributionsSouthern Forest Experiment Station (New Orleans, La.)
LC ClassificationsTA1 .F6 no. 11
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p.
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6523506M
LC Control Number47032732

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