The psychology of clothes
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Published by International Universities Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Clothing and dress -- Psychology

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Statementby J.C. Flugel
The Physical Object
Pagination257 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22774999M

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