3 edition of American library history found in the catalog.
American library history
Bolton, Charles Knowles
Bibliography: p. 11-13.
|Statement||by Charles Knowles Bolton ...|
|Contributions||American Library Association.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||13|
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