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Edwards, Edward, 1812-1886.
Free town libraries, their formation, management, and history.
New York, J. Wiley and son; [etc., etc.] 1869
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|Notes:||"The primary purpose of this volume is to serve as a handbook for promoters and managers of free town libraries ... Its secondary purpose is to compare British experience in that matter with foreign, and particularly with American experience."
Book iv, "Historical notices of book collectors" covers 1093 collections.
|Description:||xiv, , 371, 262 pages : folded tables ; 22 cm|
|Contents:||Book the first. Free town libraries, at home. --
Book the second. Free town libraries, abroad. --
Book the third. Free town libraries, in America. --
Book the fourth. Brief notices of collectors.
|Responsibility:||By Edward Edwards.|