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history of women workers in English libraries

Evelyn Kerslake

history of women workers in English libraries

1871-1974

by Evelyn Kerslake

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Published .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D.) - Loughborough University, 1999.

Statementby Evelyn Kerslake.
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Open LibraryOL20343506M

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