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Cambridge studies in the history of art develop as a series of carefully selected original monographs and more general publications, aimed primarily at professional art historians, their students, and scholars in related subjects. For those libraries already owning standard reference tools such as the encyclopedia of world art mcgraw hill, 1960 and the new grove dictionary of music and musicians lj 121580, this work would be superfluous, as it does not contain enough new information. The history is divided into histories of western art, western architecture, world art, western design, photography, western sculpture, themes and genres, and a critical. With over 3,000 entries, it covers art, architecture, dance, decorative art, music, musical instruments, theatre, and literature from prehistory to the present.
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