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The heroine of Long Point

Leslie Benham

The heroine of Long Point

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Published by Macmillan in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

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Statementby Leslie and Lois Benham ; illus. by Vernon Mould.
SeriesBuckskin books -- 4
ContributionsBenham, Lois.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS"8503"E46"H4
The Physical Object
Pagination113 p.
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20435781M
LC Control Number63013664


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