Jane and Louisa will soon come home
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Published by New Beacon Books in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Erna Brodber.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B7836 Jan 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination147 p. ;
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3048298M
ISBN 100901241369
LC Control Number82141714

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