Report of committee on the public library appropriation, 1866.
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Report of committee on the public library appropriation, 1866.

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Written in English



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Edition Notes

Other titlesCity of Boston
SeriesCity document ;, no. 33
ContributionsSamuel Gardner Drake Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsAC901 .D7 box 91, no. 24
The Physical Object
Pagination[4] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3545813M
LC Control Number2001551909

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