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Art as history.

Hamish Miles

Art as history.

by Hamish Miles

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Published by Leicester University Press in Leicester .
Written in


Edition Notes

SeriesInaugural lectures -- 1967.
The Physical Object
Pagination15p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21637188M

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