2 edition of Small public library buildings found in the catalog.
Small public library buildings
American Library Association. Committee on Library Architecture and Building Planning.
|Statement||prepared for the A.L.A. Committee on library architecture and building planning by John Adams Lowe, chairman.|
|Contributions||Lowe, John Adams, 1881-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||47 p. illus. (incl. plans)|
|Number of Pages||47|
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American Library Association. Committee on Library Architecture and Building Planning. Small public library buildings. Chicago: The Association, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Adams Lowe; American Library Association. Committee on Library Architecture and Building Planning.
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