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Library bookbinding

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Published by H.W. Wilson company in White Plains, N.Y., and New York city .
Written in English


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Statementby Arthur L. Bailey ...
LC ClassificationsZ271 .B19
The Physical Object
Paginationvi p., 2 l., [3]-248 p.
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6588282M
LC Control Number16014369

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