Local collections in Scotland

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Scottish Library Association , Glasgow
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Statementby Norma E. S. Armstrong.
SeriesScottish library studies ;, no. 5
LC ClassificationsZ2063.A1 A76, DA760 A76
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 173 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4280418M
ISBN 100900649151
LC Control Number78306479

Genre/Form: Directories Local history: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Armstrong, Norma E.S. Local collections in Scotland. Glasgow: Scottish Library.

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