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The British Library guide to writing and scripts

history and techniques

by Michelle Brown

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Writing -- History.,
  • Alphabet -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWriting and scripts
    StatementMichelle P. Brown.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP211 .B6967 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL470379M
    ISBN 10080208172X
    LC Control Number98192946
    OCLC/WorldCa38949927

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