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History of the book.

Svend Dahl

History of the book.

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Books -- History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ4 .D133 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299 p.
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5605493M
    LC Control Number68012627


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