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Penguin companion to the arts in the twentieth century

Kenneth McLeish

Penguin companion to the arts in the twentieth century

by Kenneth McLeish

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Published by Viking in Middlesex, England, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artists -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
  • Arts, Modern -- 20th century -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementKenneth McLeish.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX456 .M4 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination604 p. ;
    Number of Pages604
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2871260M
    ISBN 100670801275
    LC Control Number84052348

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