Half a century of commercial education and publishing

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Pitman, Firm, Publisher (London) England), Business educ
StatementAlfred Pitman ; Foreword by Sir Francis Goodenough.
ContributionsBaker, Alfred.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ325.P68 P, Z325P597 P57
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 154 p. [6] leaves of plates, :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18951564M

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