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Published by Thorsons Publishers in London .
Written in English


  • Stuttering,
  • Speech disorders

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Edition Notes

The Authorised English edition

Statementby J. Louis Orton. With a special contribution by the late Lord Baden-Powell of Gillwell
ContributionsBaden-Powell of Gilwell, Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, Baron, 1857-1941
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14824365M

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