4 edition of Low vision found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Eleanor E. Faye and Clare M. Hood ; with a foreword by Wesley D. Sprague.|
|Contributions||Faye, Eleanor E., 1923- ed., Hood, Clare M., ed., Lighthouse Low Vision Service.|
|LC Classifications||RE48 .L68|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 298 p. :|
|Number of Pages||298|
|LC Control Number||74026641|
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