2 edition of Libraries and the public found in the catalog.
Libraries and the public
L. R. McColvin
1937 by Allen and Unwin .
Written in English
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The regulation of immigration.
Environmental implications of trends in agriculture and silviculture
High School Reunions
People and Politics
post mortem on OECD short-term projections from 1982 to 1987
Imagination in action
The modern gazetteer, or, A short view of the several nations of the world
Screwtape proposes a toast
little girl and the bear
Gary of Gardner
Articles on American literature, 1968-1975
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