Reform in the Education Office

a letter to the Hon. Oliver Mowat, Q.C., M.P.P., Attorney-General, etc., etc., on the government book depository in connection with the Education Department by G. Mercer Adam

Publisher: Adam, Stevenson in Toronto

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Edition Notes

Other titlesThe educational book depository.
Statement[G. Mercer Adams].
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 00010, CIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 00010
ContributionsMowat, Oliver, 1820-1903., Ontario. Education Dept.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (16 fr.). --
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL20235785M
ISBN 10066599995X

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