Book reviews: Arts & Humanities

Williamson, Gayle A.; Hoffert, Barbara; Bryant, Eric; Williams, Wilda; Burns, Ann; Miller, Rebecca; Ward, Nathan; McCormack, Heather
May 1999
Library Journal;5/15/1999, Vol. 124 Issue 9, p94
Book Review
Reviews two books about painting furniture. `Fantastic Furniture: Intriguing Paint Techniques & Projects,' by Mickey Baskett; `Jocasta Innes' Painted Furniture,' by Jocasta Innes.


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