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Arts in public libraries

David Geoffrey Allen

Arts in public libraries

by David Geoffrey Allen

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.) - Course project in the Department of Information and Library Studies, Loughborough University of Technology, 1992.

StatementDavid Geoffrey Allen.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21517293M

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