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The commonwealth of art

Curt Sachs

The commonwealth of art

style in the fine arts, music and dance

by Curt Sachs

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Music,
  • Dancing

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCurt Sachs. --
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5303 S2 1946b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 404 p., xxxii p. of plates :
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26568712M

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