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Come to the Great World

Poems from Around the Globe
  • 45 Pages
  • 2.74 MB
  • 7401 Downloads
  • English

Holiday House
Juvenile Poetry, Translations into English, Juvenile Multicultural Studies, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction, Poetry - General, Children: Grades 2-3, Poetry, Anthologies (multiple authors), Children"s poetry, Collec
ContributionsWendy Cooling (Editor), Sheila Moxley (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8119486M
ISBN 100823418227
ISBN 139780823418220
OCLC/WorldCa52813891

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