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The public library in depression

Margaret May Herdman

The public library in depression

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public libraries.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvii, 116 leaves.
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17209707M

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