History of the public library movement in Maharashtra (erstwhile Bombay Presidency)
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Published by Shubhada-Saraswat Publications in Pune, India .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Maharashtra


  • Public libraries -- India -- Maharashtra -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby S.G. Mahajan.
LC ClassificationsZ845.I4 M34 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination10, 307 p. :
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3006988M
LC Control Number84900509

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