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The new boy

by Mary Urmston

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Brinton Turkle
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.U69
The Physical Object
Pagination207 p.
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24753688M
LC Control Number50007753
OCLC/WorldCa1618468

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