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My first Oxford book of stories

by Geraldine McCaughrean

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy tales,
  • Fairy tales,
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Ruby Green.
    ContributionsGreen, Ruby, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.M1718 My 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3966891M
    ISBN 100192781154
    LC Control Number2001272575
    OCLC/WorldCa43787297

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