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problems of an editor

Andrews, Linton Sir.

problems of an editor

a study in newspaper trends

by Andrews, Linton Sir.

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Published by Oxford U.P in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLinton Andrews.
The Physical Object
Pagination181p.
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21433240M

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