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introduction to public library organization with special reference toIndia by Caduveti Gurusbrahmanya Viswanathan

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Published by Today & Tomorrow"s Printers and Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

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Statementby C.G.Viswanathan.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 203p.
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13753262M

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