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  1. Libraries in the ancient world / Lionel Casson.
    author: Casson, Lionel, 1914-
    title: Libraries in the ancient world
    pagination: xii, 177 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
    publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2001.
    isbn: 0300088094  
    notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. The beginnings : the ancient Near East -- The beginnings : Greece -- The library of Alexandria -- The growth of libraries -- The beginnings : Rome -- Libraries of the Roman Empire : the city of Rome -- Libraries of the Roman Empire : outside the city of Rome -- From roll to codex -- Toward the Middle Ages.
    subjects: Libraries History To 400.
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  2. The story of libraries : from the invention of writing to the computer age / Fred Lerner.
    author: Lerner, Frederick Andrew, 1945-
    title: Story of libraries
    pagination: 246 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
    publisher: New York : Continuum, 1998.
    isbn: 0826411142  
    notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [220]-236) and index.
    subjects: Libraries History.
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