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Title:
Painting: a guide to the best books with special reference to the requirements of public libraries
Author:
McColvin, Eric Raymond, 1904-1974.
Publication Information:
London : Grafton & co., 1934.
Physical Description:
4 pages l., 11-216 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
"A thesis accepted for the honours diploma of the Library association."

The introduction contains a selected list for a small library (p. 25-26), a list suitable for a junior library (p. 27-28) and a Classification table for books on painting (p.33-36), a modification of the Dewey decimal 750.
Language:
English
Contents:
I. Theory and practice.--II. Art galleries.--III. General history of painting.--IV. Schools of painting. Indices: subjects, schools, artists and authors.
Format :
Book