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Published by Scott, Foresman in Chicago .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementadapted by Gertrude Moderow. Illustrated by Fran Foley.
ContributionsModerow, Gertrude.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.V594 Tou 20
The Physical Object
Pagination331 p.
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6107112M
LC Control Number52001532

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