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Tales from a village school

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Thrush Green (Imaginary place) -- Fiction,
    • Country life -- England -- Fiction,
    • Villages -- England -- Fiction,
    • Schools -- England -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMiss Read ; illustrations by Kate Dicker.
      ContributionsDicker, Kate, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6069.A42 T34 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 166 p. :
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL787343M
      ISBN 100395717620
      LC Control Number95019637
      OCLC/WorldCa32548561

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