Value of toys in institutional libraries
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Value of toys in institutional libraries prepared through the cooperation of South Dakota School for the Visually Handicapped ... [et al.].

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Published by South Dakota State Library in Pierre,S.D .
Written in English


  • Toy lending libraries.,
  • Institution libraries.,
  • Libraries and the handicapped.

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Includes bibliographies.

ContributionsSouth Dakota School for the Visually Handicapped., South Dakota State Library.
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. :
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19540910M

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