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preservation and restoration of paper records and books a RAMP study with guidelines by Carmen Crespo

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Published by General Information Programme and UNISIST, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in Paris .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Paper -- Preservation.,
  • Books -- Conservation and restoration.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Carmen Crespo and Vicente Viñas.
ContributionsViñas, Vicente., Unesco. General Information Programme., UNISIST (Program), RAMP (Program)
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 113 p.
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17282056M

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