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


  • Classification, Dewey decimal.,
  • Reclassification (Libraries)

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Edition Notes

StatementEdited by Theodore Samore.
SeriesLibrary and information science studies,, no. 1
ContributionsSamore, Theodore, 1924- ed.
LC ClassificationsZ696.D6 P73
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 188 p.
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5632342M
LC Control Number68058445

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