Syllabus for the study of reading interests and habits of adults
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Syllabus for the study of reading interests and habits of adults for use in connection with Library service 272 by Columbia University. School of Library Service.

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Published by School of library service, Columbia university in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Miriam D. Tompkins.
ContributionsTompkins, Miriam Downing, 1892-
LC ClassificationsZ1003 .C765 1938
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., v p., 1 l., 42 numb. l.
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6372751M
LC Control Number38019223

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