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Reading materials in large type

Reading materials in large type

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Published by Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[compiled by Linda Redmond].
    GenreBibliography.
    SeriesReference circular -- no. 83-4
    ContributionsRedmond, Linda., Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p. ;
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17076670M

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Reading materials in large type. Washington: Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Linda Redmond; Library of Congress.

National Library Service for the. Reading materials in large type. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Linda Redmond; Library of Congress.

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