|Statement||John Gyford, Richard Baker.|
|Series||Initiatives in local government ;, 4, Fabian tract ; 446, Fabian tract ;, 446.|
|Contributions||Baker, R. J. S.|
|LC Classifications||HX11 .F25 no. 446, JN1129.L33 .F25 no. 446|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||18 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||18|
|LC Control Number||77369808|
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