Art of memory, or, How to make a bad memory good, and a good memory better
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Art of memory, or, How to make a bad memory good, and a good memory better with suggestions for the correction of particular defects of the memory and its cultivation in the young. by Thomas Maclaren

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Published by Excelsior Publishing House in New York .
Written in English


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Other titlesBad memory made good, and good memory made better, Art of memory, How to make a bad memory good, and a good memory better
ContributionsHarry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsBF385 .M25 1866
The Physical Object
Pagination[3], vi, [1], 8-55 p. ;
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16307411M
LC Control Number10019824

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