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Libraries and the arts

Libraries and the arts

in action or inaction? : proceedings of the Sheffield conference, November 1985

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Published by Sheffield City Libraries in Sheffield .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries -- Great Britain -- Cultural programs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Patricia M. Coleman.
    ContributionsColeman, Patricia M., Sheffield (England). City Council., Sheffield City Libraries.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17133655M
    ISBN 100863210538

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