Principles of art teaching
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Principles of art teaching a handbook for teachers in primary and secondary schools. by Ruth Mock

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Published by University of London Press in London .
Written in English


  • Art -- Study and teaching.

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Edition Notes

StatementWith a foreword by A. B. Clegg.
LC ClassificationsN350 .M55
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6194766M
LC Control Number56001539

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