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Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York [etc.] .
Written in English

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Statementby George MacDonald; illustrated by Maud Humphrey.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.M1754 L
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 305 p.
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6942189M
LC Control Number04016839

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