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Great stories from world literature

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Published by Southwestern Co. in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s literature.,
  • Literature -- Collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Doris Heitkotter ; illustrated by John Everds
    GenreCollections.
    SeriesThe Home adventure library -- 7
    ContributionsEverds, John., illus
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24208709M
    OCLC/WorldCa29767876


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