Libraries & culture

proceedings of Library History Seminar VI, 19-22 March, 1980, Austin, Texas by Library History Seminar (6th 1980 Austin, Texas)

Publisher: University of Texas Press in [Austin]

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Edition Notes

Other titlesJournal of library history (University of Texas at Austin)
Statementedited by Donald G. Davis, Jr.
ContributionsDavis, Donald G.
LC ClassificationsZ665 .L67 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination478 p. :
Number of Pages478
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4267038M
ISBN 100292746326
LC Control Number81013015

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