A Booksellers's Library and how to Use it

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Publisher's Weekly, 1891 - Bibliographical literature - 72 pages
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Page 1 - WEEKLY, indeed, it is so representative of the publishing enterprises of the day that it becomes an essential supplement to the other departments. A minor but practical and convenient feature is the " Books Wanted" column, giving subscribers the privilege of a free insertion of five lines in each issue.
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