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Goethe"s conception of form. by Elizabeth M. Wilkinson

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
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  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, -- 1749-1832.

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From proceedings of the British Academy. Vol. 37.

SeriesLectures on a master mind
The Physical Object
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21503509M

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