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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Play -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Child psychology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementBrian Sutton-Smith, editor.
SeriesStudies in play and games
ContributionsSutton-Smith, Brian.
LC ClassificationsBF717 .P75 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 478 p. :
Number of Pages478
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5208255M
ISBN 100405079303
LC Control Number75035082

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