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The Book trade of the world

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Published by Verlag für Buchmarkt-Forschung, R.R. Bowker in Hamburg, New York .
Written in English


  • Book industries and trade -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Sigfred Taubert.
ContributionsTaubert, Sigfred., Weidhaas, Peter.
LC ClassificationsZ278 .T34
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-4 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5316683M
ISBN 103598101856
LC Control Number72142165

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