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Victorian government libraries

Victorian government libraries

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Published by Library Council of Victoria in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Victoria
    • Subjects:
    • Government libraries -- Australia -- Victoria -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[compiler, Betty W. Foord].
      ContributionsFoord, Betty W., Library Council of Victoria.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ675.G7 V5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination61 p. ;
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4200317M
      ISBN 100909962286
      LC Control Number80479364

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