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wind children and other tales from Japan

Samira Kirollos

wind children and other tales from Japan

by Samira Kirollos

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Published by A. Deutsch in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementretold by Samira Kirollos ; illustrated by Yukki Yaura.
ContributionsYaura, Yukki.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/03594 (P)
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1779101M
ISBN 100233984429, 0233984089
LC Control Number92135484

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