Reading and its difficulties
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Reading and its difficulties a psychological study by Magdalen Dorothea Vernon

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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English


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Bibliography: p. 181-201.

Statementby M. D. Vernon.
LC ClassificationsLB1050 .V46
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 211 p.
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5450983M
ISBN 10052108217X
LC Control Number73153013

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