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Scientific books, libraries and collectors

John L. Thornton

Scientific books, libraries and collectors

a study of bibliography and the book trade in relation to science.

by John L. Thornton

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Published by Library Association in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed (B54-16053) 1954.

ContributionsTully, R. I. J.
The Physical Object
Pagination406p. :
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17370284M

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