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St Agnes" stand

John Escott

St Agnes" stand

by John Escott

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Published by Pearson Education in Harlow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Readers (Adult),
  • Condensed books.,
  • Native Americans.

  • Edition Notes

    This adaptation first published by Penguin Books 1997.

    StatementThomas Eidson ; retold by John Escott.
    SeriesPenguin readers. Level 3
    ContributionsEidsvik, Charles.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15544269M
    ISBN 100582416906

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