Robert C. Willey"s dictionary of Canadian medallists
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Published by Canadian Numismatic Research Society in Victoria, B.C .
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  • Medalists -- Canada -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
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Edition Notes

Other titlesDictionary of Canadian medallists
Statementedited by Ronald Greene.
SeriesOccasional paper / The Canadian Numismatic Research Society -- no. 2, Occasional paper (Canadian Numismatic Research Society) -- no. 2.
ContributionsGreene, Ronald A., 1938-, Canadian Numismatic Research Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p., 10 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18320180M
ISBN 100969813910, 0969813929

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