desire of beauty

being indication for aesthetic culture by Theodore Child

Publisher: Harper & brothers in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 178 Downloads: 716
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Subjects:

  • Aesthetics,
  • Culture

Edition Notes

Statementby Theodore Child.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN79 .C53
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. ℗ ., 178 p.
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14361089M
LC Control Number08025780

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