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Do books matter? [papers] by Brian Havelock Baumfield

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Published by Working Party on Library and Book Trade Relations in [London .
Written in English


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StatementH.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh ... [et al.] ; edited by Brian Baumfield.
ContributionsPhilip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-, Working Party on Library and Book Trade Relations.
LC ClassificationsZ4.Z9 D6
The Physical Object
Pagination86 p.
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22357162M
ISBN 100705700143

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