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Published by Royal Academy of Arts in London .
Written in English


  • Nicholson, William, -- 1872-1949 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementColin Campbell ... [et al.].
ContributionsCampbell, Colin.
LC ClassificationsN6797.N525 A4 2004x
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22615702M
ISBN 101903973449, 1903973457

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