Reading and writing in the first school. by Joy Taylor

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Published by Allen and Unwin in London .

Written in English

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  • Language arts (Primary)

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Book details

SeriesUnwin education books, 14
LC ClassificationsLB1528 .T39 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination196 p.
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5088990M
ISBN 100043720056, 0043720064
LC Control Number74160386

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