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Bookstock management in public libraries

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Published by C. Bingley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public libraries -- Collection development -- Management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementTony Houghton ; foreword by Michael Asser.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ687 .H68 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2608630M
    ISBN 100851573878
    LC Control Number85169908


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