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The top: universal toy, enduring pastime

D. W. Gould

The top: universal toy, enduring pastime

by D. W. Gould

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Published by Clarkson N. Potter; distributed by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tops.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 246-269.

    Statement[by] D. W. Gould.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS2301.T7 G68 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 271 p.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4468765M
    ISBN 100517504162
    LC Control Number79169050
    OCLC/WorldCa764396

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