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Proposed list of location symbols for libraries in all countries of the world except the U.S.

Proposed list of location symbols for libraries in all countries of the world except the U.S.

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Published in Chicago .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by Douglas C. McMurtrie.
SeriesContributions to the bibliography of printing -- No.3
ContributionsMcMurtrie, Douglas C.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19368847M

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