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A white heron a story of Maine. by Sarah Orne Jewett

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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Barbara Cooney.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.J556 Wh3
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5881546M
LC Control Number63012651

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