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Composing-room memories letters from eminent Americans concerning the advantages & satisfactions gained from an acquaintance with type. by Roosevelt Junior High School (San Francisco, Calif.). Red Tower Press.

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Published by The Red tower press, Roosevelt junior high school in San Francisco .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Printing.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ244.3 .S18
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 141, [1] p.
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22897976M
LC Control Number39033405

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