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Précis and comprehension practice

Edward Loring Black

Précis and comprehension practice

by Edward Loring Black

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Published by University of London Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abstracting.

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    StatementE. L. Black and A. H. Lawley.
    ContributionsLawley, Alec Henry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE"1477"B4"1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p.
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20391540M


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