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Some American university libraries we should know

by Phineas L. Windsor

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Published in Madison .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • University Libraries

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint from Wisconsin library bulletin, May, 1916.

    SeriesAmerican libraries -- 5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26377017M
    OCLC/WorldCa77310563

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