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Better reading

Walter Blair

Better reading

prose, explanatory and persuasive

by Walter Blair

  • 131 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Scott, Foresman and company in Chicago, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Readers.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 593-596.

    Statement[by] Walter Blair ... [and] John C. Gerber.
    ContributionsGerber, John C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1121 .B53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 596 p.
    Number of Pages596
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17879637M
    LC Control Number45009174

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