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Published by Research Institute for Consumer Affairs in [London] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Libraries and community.,
  • Libraries and readers.,
  • London (England) -- Libraries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 118-119.

The Physical Object
Pagination124 p.
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21026869M

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