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Print for the visually handicapped reader

Print for the visually handicapped reader

papers and proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Library Association and the National Association for ... 1970 at the Commonwealth Hall, London

  • 60 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Library Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Braille,
  • Congresses,
  • Visually handicapped

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8285093M
    ISBN 100853653941
    ISBN 109780853653943

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