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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Libraries -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

Book details:

Edition Notes

First ed. published in 1936 under title: Books and libraries.

Statement[by] Ella V. Aldrich.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ710 .A36 1967
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 147 p.
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5535866M
LC Control Number67012587

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