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Book plates and their value English and American plates by J. Herbert Slater

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Published by H. Grant in London .
Written in English


  • Bookplates -- History.,
  • Bookplates -- Prices.,
  • Bookplates, English.,
  • Bookplates, American.

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Edition Notes

Donation to the Trinity Library Rare Books Collection; Hilary Nicholls; 1999.

Statementby J.H. Slater ...
The Physical Object
Pagination241 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17527556M

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