Library Journal, Volume 6
Melvil Dewey, Richard Rogers Bowker, Charles Ammi Cutter, Karl Brown, Bertine Emma Weston, Helen E. Wessells
R. R. Bowker Company, 1881 - Libraries
Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
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