100 library years in Canada, 1851-1951

a picture book of libraries by Canadian Library Association.

Publisher: The Association in Ottawa

Written in English
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  • Libraries -- Canada -- History.

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Preface in English and French.

StatementCanadian Library Association.
The Physical Object
Pagination[40] p. :
Number of Pages40
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