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The American public library and the diffusion of knowledge

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Published by Harcourt, Brace and company in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Libraries -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William S. Learned...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ731 .L43
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., [v]-vii 89 p.
      Number of Pages89
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6668975M
      LC Control Number24022066
      OCLC/WorldCa1385475

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