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The Library World Volume 27 Issue 3

New Library World

ISSN: 0307-4803

Article publication date: 1 August 1924


IN spite of the numerous efforts to educate the public on the function of the municipal library, much ignorance still prevails. Only a short time ago a writer in advocating the installation of gramophones as a legitimate and useful adjunct to public libraries used the phrase “tenth‐rate fiction.” He asserted that the provision of high‐class music by gramophone was to be preferred to the circulation of “tenth‐rate fiction.”


(1924), "The Library World Volume 27 Issue 3", New Library World, Vol. 27 No. 3, pp. 88-120.




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