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The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress

Center for the Book.

The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress

the planning year

by Center for the Book.

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Published by The Library in Washington .
Written in English

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  • Center for the Book.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Y. Cole, Executive Director.
    ContributionsCole, John Young, 1940-, United States.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ733.U63 C383
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32, [2] p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4063576M
    LC Control Number79601307

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