Published also under title: Group movements of the past and experiments in guidance, 1934.
|Statement||edited with an introd. by Ray Strachey, consisting of an account of the author of these papers, and of the times in which she lived, together with a description of the curious religious sects and communities of America during the early and middle years of the nineteenth century.|
|Contributions||Strachey, Ray, 1887-1940, ed.|
|LC Classifications||BR114 .S5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 11-276 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||276|
|LC Control Number||29001098|
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