Four centuries of printing

an exhibition of books printed at the University Press, Cambridge, England 1534-1934 : held at the New York Public Library.
  • 30 Pages
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  • English

University Press , Cambridge, England
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Cambridge (England), England, Camb

ContributionsRogers, Bruce, 1870-1957., New York Public Library., Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsZ232 .C17 1934N
The Physical Object
Pagination30, [2] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6316467M
LC Control Number35001705

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