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The design of the small public library.

Rolf Myller

The design of the small public library.

by Rolf Myller

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Published by R. R. Bowker Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Library architecture.,
  • Public libraries.,
  • Small libraries.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 94-95.

    StatementIllus. by Lewis Silverstein.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ679 .M98
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p.
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5989758M
    LC Control Number66020401

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