2 edition of The Reading needs of the hard of seeing found in the catalog.
The Reading needs of the hard of seeing
Includes bibliographical references.
|Series||Library Association research publication ; no. 13|
|Contributions||Library Association., National Association for the Education of the Partially Sighted.|
|LC Classifications||HV1743.G7 R4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||52 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||52|
|LC Control Number||75300219|
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The Reading needs of the hard of seeing: papers and proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Library Association and the National Association for the Education of the Partially Sighted, and held on 5th June, at the Commonwealth Hall, London.
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