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Philadelphia libraries, a survey of facilities, needs and opportunities a report to the Carnegie corporation of New York by the Bibliographical planning committee of Philadelphia. by Bibliographical planning committee of Philadelphia.

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Library surveys.,
  • Libraries -- Special collections.,
  • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Libraries.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 90 p., 1 l., S1-S46, 93-95 p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20913049M

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