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Reader"s guidance service in a small public library.

Helen H. Lyman

Reader"s guidance service in a small public library.

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Published by American Library Association in [Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Books and reading.,
  • Libraries and readers.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSmall Libraries Project pamphlet -- 8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7, [1] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14736827M

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