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Homage to a bookman.

Homage to a bookman.

Essays on manuscripts, books and printing written for Hans P. Kraus on his 60th birthday Oct. 12, 1967.

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Published by Mann in Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[Edited by Hellmut Lehmann-Haupt.]
    ContributionsLehmann-Haupt, Hellmut, 1903- ed., Kraus, Hans Peter, 1907-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1005 .H68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination271 p. with illus., facsims. and maps, front.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16360348M
    LC Control Number68101643

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