memorandum on early printing on the island of Malta

with bibliographical notes on issues of the early Maltese press represented in American libraries by McMurtrie, Douglas C.

Publisher: Priv. print. in Chicago

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  • Printing -- Malta -- History.,
  • Malta -- Imprints.

Edition Notes

Statementby Douglas C. McMurtrie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ157 .M16
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6363294M
LC Control Number37038341
OCLC/WorldCa4320824

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