Storytelling with puppets by Connie Champlin

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Published by American Library Association in Chicago .

Written in English

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  • Puppet theater in education,
  • Storytelling

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Book details

StatementConnie Champlin and Nancy Renfro.
ContributionsRenfro, Nancy.
LC ClassificationsPN1979.E4 C48 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 293 p. :
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2855899M
ISBN 100838904211
LC Control Number84018406

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