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Harvard University Library, 1638-1968.

Harvard University. Library.

Harvard University Library, 1638-1968.

by Harvard University. Library.

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Published in [Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

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  • Harvard University. Library.

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    Statement[Text by Rene Kuhn Bryant]
    ContributionsBryant, Rene Kuhn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ733 .H3373
    The Physical Object
    Pagination53 p.
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5284283M
    LC Control Number72002948

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    The Printed Catalogues of the Harvard College Library, Boston: The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, "History of the Library." In The Library of Harvard University: Descriptive and Historical Notes, 4th ed., Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Carpenter, Kenneth E. As University Librarian, Coolidge actively promoted the acquisition of Russian books in all subjects throughout many libraries at Harvard. In the late s the Law Library was awarded an NEH book preservation grant to microfilm its nineteenth- and twentieth-century pre-Soviet Russian collection, well over 5, separate titles.


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