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Published by Elek in London .
Written in English



  • England


  • Spencer, Stanley, Sir, 1891-1959.,
  • Painters -- England -- Correspondence.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by John Rothenstein.
ContributionsRothenstein, John, Sir, 1901-
LC ClassificationsND497.S75 A3 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination156 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4488478M
ISBN 100236401130
LC Control Number79317771

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