Cataloging and the American Library Association, 1876-1945
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Written in English


  • American Library Association. -- History.,
  • Cataloging -- History.

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StatementEugene Russell Hanson.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 476 p.
Number of Pages476
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17268119M

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