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First Impressions

Printing in Cambridge, 1639. An Exhibition at the Houghton Library and the Harvard Law School Library October 6 through October 27, 1989

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PAPERBACK

$20.00 • £16.95 • €18.00

ISBN 9780976492559

Publication Date: 05/31/2005

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63 pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

32 black and white halftones

Houghton Library Publications

World

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