|Statement||[edited by] Louella Vine Wetherbee, Anne H. Jordan.|
|Series||Final report and working papers of the Twenty-first Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials|
|Contributions||Wetherbee, Louella Vine., Jordan, Anne Harwell, 1924-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 336 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||336|
|LC Control Number||78110540|
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