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Educational museums and libraries of Europe. by Monroe, Will Seymour

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Published in [New York .
Written in English


  • Education -- Europe.,
  • Education -- Museums.

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LC ClassificationsL818 .M7
The Physical Object
Paginationcover-title, 374-391 p.
Number of Pages391
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23415034M
LC Control Number07027104

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