The politics of the Arts Council by Robert Hutchison

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Published by Sinclair Browne in London .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain.


  • Arts Council of Great Britain.,
  • Politics in art.,
  • Art and state -- Great Britain.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementRobert Hutchison.
LC ClassificationsNX750.G7 H87 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination186 p. ;
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3037467M
ISBN 100863000169, 0863000177
LC Control Number82127412

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