2 edition of Conspectus in the British Library found in the catalog.
Conspectus in the British Library
|Statement||Brian G.F. Holt & Stephen Hanger.|
|Contributions||Holt, Brian G. F., Hanger, Stephen.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||64|
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Conspectus in the British Library: collection development review: a summary of current collecting intensity data as recorded on RLG Conspectus worksheets: with completed worksheets on microfiche.
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