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Published by Carousel Books in London .
Written in English


  • Children"s stories.

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Edition Notes

Originally published, London, Hamilton, 1971.

StatementIan Serraillier ; illustrated by Graham Humphreys.
ContributionsHumphreys, Graham.
LC ClassificationsPZ7
The Physical Object
Pagination111p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15062334M
ISBN 100552520349

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