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Changing taste in eighteenth-century art and literature papers read at a Clark Library seminar, April 17, 1971 by Robert Etheridge Moore

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Published by William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California in Los Angeles .
Written in English


  • Aesthetics, Modern -- 18th century.,
  • Arts.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Robert E. Moore and Jean H. Hagstrum. With an introd. by Earl Miner.
SeriesWilliam Andrews Clark Memorial Library seminar papers
ContributionsHagstrum, Jean H., William Andrews Clark Memorial Library.
LC ClassificationsNX452 .M6
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 67 p.
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5328949M
LC Control Number72181945

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