|Statement||by Marion Humble.|
|Series||Studies in the social significance of adult education in the United States,, 13|
|LC Classifications||Z711.2 .H87|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 101 p.|
|Number of Pages||101|
|LC Control Number||38034529|
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