The Harvard University Library: A Documentary History
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The Harvard University Library: A Documentary History Bibliographic Guide by Kenneth E. Carpenter

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Published by University Publications of America .
Written in English


  • Sources,
  • Massachusetts,
  • Bibliography,
  • Library,
  • Cambridge,
  • Harvard University,
  • Academic libraries,
  • History,
  • Indexes

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8596373M
ISBN 101556552017
ISBN 109781556552014

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