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Manual of public libraries, institutions, and societies
in the United States, and British provinces of North America.
By William J. Rhees, chief clerk of the Smithsonian Institution.

Published by J.B. Lippincott & co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Notes and errata.
Introduction.
The construction of library buildings.
Local arrangement.
Routine duties.
Classification.
Catalogues.
Classes of books read.
Number of volumes read.
Books in different languages.
Exchanges.
Salaries of librarians.
Statistical tables.
Notices of libraries in the United States.
In Canada.
In Nova Scotia.
Common school libraries.
Sunday-school libraries.
List of libraries in the United States.
In the British provinces.
Index.

Edition Notes

Based partly upon Jewett's Notices of public libraries in the United States, 1851, partly upon information obtained through circulars issued by the Smithsonian Institution. Most of the notices are dated 1857 and 1858.

Classifications

Library of Congress Z731 .R46

The Physical Object

Pagination xxviii, 687 p.
Number of pages 687

ID Numbers

Open Library OL6937678M
Internet Archive cu31924029528951
LC Control Number 04005887
OCLC/WorldCat 3991453

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