Fables for the Frivolous (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press)

by Guy Wetmore Carryl

Publisher: Dodo Press

Written in English
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  • Poetry / Single Author / American,
  • Poetry,
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Edition Notes

ContributionsPeter Newell (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8408443M
ISBN 101406513148
ISBN 109781406513141

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