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Literature and the arts of the Commonwealth

National Book League (Great Britain)

Literature and the arts of the Commonwealth

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Published by National Book League in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arts, Commonwealth -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by the] National Book League with the Commonwealth Institute.
    ContributionsCommonwealth Institute (Great Britain)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5961.G7 N38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90 p.
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5465030M
    ISBN 100855531552
    LC Control Number73167812

    Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts Dancing Histories: This Ground. The University of Richmond’s Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts will be hosted by the Department of Theatre & Dance, in .


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