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Twenty-five crucial years of the St. Louis Public Library, 1927 to 1952

Charles Herrick Compton

Twenty-five crucial years of the St. Louis Public Library, 1927 to 1952

with a supplement, The Library"s readers

by Charles Herrick Compton

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Published by Public Library in St. Louis, Mo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • St. Louis Public Library.

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    FLIS copy : signed by author on fly-leaf.

    Statementby Charles H. Compton ... [et. al.]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination204 p.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14779746M

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