Floors, stairs & carpets.

  • 144 Pages
  • 4.56 MB
  • English

Time-Life Books , Alexandria, Va
Floors -- Maintenance and repair -- Amateurs" manuals., Staircases -- Maintenance and repair -- Amateurs" manuals., Carpets -- Maintenance and repair -- Amateurs" man
Other titlesFloors, stairs, and carpets.
SeriesFix it yourself
ContributionsTime-Life Books.
LC ClassificationsTH2528 .F58 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2206849M
ISBN 100809462362, 0809462370
LC Control Number89029009

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