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An account of the chief libraries of Australia and Tasmania

by Clifford Wyndham Holgate

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Published by C. Whittingham and co. in London .
Written in English

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    Statementby C.W. Holgate ...
    LC ClassificationsZ870 .H73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51, [1] p.
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26368146M
    LC Control Number02009318

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