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Great books in great editions an exhibition commemorating the 500th anniversary of the invention of printing. by Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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Published by The Huntington library in San Marino, Calif .
Written in English


  • Books -- History -- Exhibitions.,
  • Printing -- History -- Celebrations of invention.

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ContributionsBaughman, Roland Orvil, 1902-1967., Schad, Robert O. 1900-, Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress), Shapiro Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsZ121 .H54
The Physical Object
Pagination47, [1] p.
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6418136M
LC Control Number41010475

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