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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Printing -- Great Britain.,
  • Type and type-founding -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Stanley Morison.
ContributionsRogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner., Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress), Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsZ246 .M86
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. ;
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6343893M
LC Control Number36027294

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