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Encyclopedia of American folk art / Gerard C. Wertkin, editor ; Lee Kogan, associate editor ; in association with the American Folk Art Museum.

Other author/creatorWertkin, Gerard C.
Other author/creatorKogan, Lee.
Other author/creatorAmerican Folk Art Museum.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoNew York : Routledge,
Descriptionxxxiii, 612 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
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Review "Written by 92 specialists in association with the American Folk Art Museum, the 600 cross-referenced and indexed articles, with bibliographies, included in this selection are the first comprehensive treatment of this influential art form. It includes information on bottle-cap art, canes, carousel art, scrimshaw, quilts, beadwork, and many other genres, as well as information on several visionary artists who still practice their crafts. This work has special appeal for folklorists."--"The Top 20 Reference Titles of the Year," American Libraries, May 2004.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2003018051
ISBN0415929865 (hardback : alk. paper)

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