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Author Barrowman, Rachel, 1963-

Title The Turnbull : a library and its world / Rachel Barrowman
Published Auckland, N.Z. : Auckland University Press in association with the Historical Branch, Dept. of Internal Affairs, 1995


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  027.593 Turnba Bar/Tal  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 232 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, plan, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents The fascinating folly -- The house that Johannes built, 1919-1972 -- Turnbull Library lures 'The man in the street', 1937-1960 -- The age of revolution, 1960-1972 -- Planned parenthood, 1973-1986 --Separate and fitting accommodation, 1987-1995
Summary "... a history of the Alexander Turnbull Library"--P. vi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-225) and index
Subject Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918
Turnbull, Alexander, 1868-1918.
Alexander Turnbull Library.
Depository libraries -- New Zealand -- History.
National libraries -- New Zealand -- History.
Research libraries -- New Zealand -- History.
Author New Zealand. Historical Branch
LC no. zbn95114340
ISBN 1869401379 (paperback)