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Title:
Library of Congress Copyright Data as Distributed in the MARC 21 Format: Record Format Documentation for the Copyright Cataloging MARC Distribution Service
Author:
Prepared by the Copyright Office and the Cataloging Distribution Service, Library of Congress
Publication Date:
2008
Format:
Print, saddle-stitched
Description:
Note: This publication is now out of print.

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