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The British Museum

British Museum

The British Museum

a guide to its public services.

by British Museum

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by The Trustees in [London] .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsAM101 .B85 1962
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p.
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5846590M
LC Control Number62005203
OCLC/WorldCa1082944


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