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Optical illusions and other puzzles

Jerry Slocum

Optical illusions and other puzzles

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Published by Books UK Ltd. in [United Kingdom] .
Written in English

  • Picture puzzles.,
  • Optical illusions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJerry Slocum, Jack Bothermans.
    ContributionsBothermans, Jack.
    LC ClassificationsGV1507.P47 S56 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p. :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL497172M
    ISBN 101871612462
    LC Control Number98231396

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