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Books for public libraries

Public Library Association. Starter List for New Branch & New Libraries Collection Committee.

Books for public libraries

selected titles for small libraries and new branches.

by Public Library Association. Starter List for New Branch & New Libraries Collection Committee.

  • 76 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by R. R. Bowker Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public libraries -- Book lists.,
  • Small libraries -- Book lists.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBook lists.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1035 .P93
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 194 p.
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4435481M
    ISBN 100835202291
    LC Control Number79088797
    OCLC/WorldCa103737


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