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On book collecting

Kraus

On book collecting

the story of my Drake library

by Kraus

  • 37 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Associates of the James Ford Bell Library in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drake, Francis, -- Sir, -- 1540?-1596.,
  • Book collecting

  • Edition Notes

    Lecture delivered May 6, 1968 at the St. Paul College Club.

    Statementby H. P. Kraus.
    SeriesJames Ford Bell lectures -- 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ992 .K77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19352423M

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