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Island of childhood

Elinor Fitch Griffin

Island of childhood

education in the special world of nursery school

by Elinor Fitch Griffin

  • 174 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Educator"s International Press in Troy, NY .
Written in English

  • Nursery schools.,
  • Education, Preschool.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElinor Fitch Griffin.
    SeriesClassics in education, Classics in education (Troy, N.Y.)
    LC ClassificationsLB1140.2 .G73 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 306 p. :
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL712063M
    ISBN 100965833941
    LC Control Number97077928

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