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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English


  • Mental tests

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [193]-200.

Statementby P. E. Vernon.
LC ClassificationsLB1131 .V45 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination207 p.
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5842768M
LC Control Number61065693

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