1 edition of Maps; their care, repair and preservation in libraries found in the catalog.
Maps; their care, repair and preservation in libraries
Library of Congress. Map Division
1950 in Washington .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 35-46.
|Statement||by Clara Egli Le Gear, Division of Maps|
|Contributions||Le Gear, Clara (Egil)|
|LC Classifications||Z692.M3 U6 1950|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 46 p.|
|Number of Pages||46|
|LC Control Number||2008429190|
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