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Title:
The care of antiques and historical collections
Author:
Guldbeck, Per E. (Per Ernst)
Edition:
Second edition, revised and expanded.
Publication Information:
Walnut Creek : AltaMira Press, [1995]

©1995
Physical Description:
xiii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780761991359
Format :
Book

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Central Library NK1127.5 .G8 1995 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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The Care of Antiques and Historical Collections is a wonderful handbook that gives you and your staff the crucial knowledge you need to start and maintain sound programs of storage, display and environmental control for your historical artifacts. Providing instruction for both the expert and novice conservationist, MacLeish offers sound advice on how you can take a few active measures to protect, clean, repair, and care for objects most commonly found in museums or private collections. This is MacLeish's fully revised and greatly expanded edition of Per E. Gudbeck's classic The Care of Historical Collections.


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