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The story of Barbie doll

by Kitturah B. Westenhouser

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Published by Collector Books in Paducah, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Barbie dolls -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 311).

    Other titlesBarbie doll
    Statementby Kitturah B. Westenhouser.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK4894.3.B37 W47 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination311 p. :
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL108922M
    ISBN 101574321013
    LC Control Number99227830

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