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Under the torch of the modern era

Miroslava HejnovaМЃ

Under the torch of the modern era

the first two centuries of book-printing in Bohemia

by Miroslava HejnovaМЃ

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Published by National Library of the Czech Republik in Prague .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Czech Republic,
  • Bohemia
    • Subjects:
    • Publishers and publishing -- Czech Republic -- Bohemia -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMiroslava Hejnová, Julius Hůlek, Zdeněk Uhlíř.
      ContributionsHůlek, Julius., Uhlíř, Zdeněk.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ301.83.B65 H45 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination130 p. :
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4022202M
      ISBN 108070503637
      LC Control Number2001407977
      OCLC/WorldCa46540724

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