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Libraries; addresses and essays.

John Cotton Dana

Libraries; addresses and essays.

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Libraries -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEssay index reprint series
    LC ClassificationsZ665 .D15 1966
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 299 p.
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5543951M
    LC Control Number67022088

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