Library bookselling

by F. T. Bell

Publisher: Gower in Aldershot

Written in English
Published: Pages: 128 Downloads: 230
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Edition Notes

StatementF.T.Bell and F.Seymour Smith.
ContributionsSmith, F. Seymour.
The Physical Object
Pagination128p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14968951M
ISBN 10023395838X
OCLC/WorldCa655664949

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