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2 edition of The slow reader found in the catalog.

The slow reader

Ronald Clifford Abelwhite

The slow reader

a problem in two parts

by Ronald Clifford Abelwhite

  • 187 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reading disability

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [88]-91.

    Statementby R.C. Abelwhite.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1050.5 .A2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 95 p.
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23333526M
    LC Control Number67090826


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