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English Collectors of Books and Manuscripts (1530-1930) and their Marks of Ownership.

Seymour De Ricci

English Collectors of Books and Manuscripts (1530-1930) and their Marks of Ownership.

by Seymour De Ricci

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Published by Holland Press in London .
Written in English


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Pagination204p. :
Number of Pages204
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Open LibraryOL20094014M

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