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Realistic plastic structures for toy train layouts

by Art Curren

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Published by Kalmbach Books in Waukesha, WI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Buildings and structures -- Models.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementArt Curren.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF197 .C874 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL309250M
    ISBN 100897784103
    LC Control Number97218850
    OCLC/WorldCa37918139

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