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House of stairs

Author: William Sleator
Publisher: New York : E.P. Dutton, ©1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Five fifteen-year-old orphans of widely varying personality characteristics are involuntarily placed in a house of endless stairs as subjects for a psychological experiment on conditioned human response.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sleator, William.
House of stairs.
New York, Dutton [1974]
(OCoLC)631623857
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Sleator
ISBN: 052532335X 9780525323358
OCLC Number: 724455
Description: 166 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: William Sleator.

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Five fifteen-year-old orphans of widely varying personality characteristics are involuntarily placed in a house of endless stairs as subjects for a psychological experiment on conditioned human response.

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