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Challenge, stories of courage and love for girls

Ferris, Helen Josephine

Challenge, stories of courage and love for girls

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Published by Doubleday, Doran & company, inc. in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Short stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcollected by Helen Ferris; illustrated by Marguerite de Angeli.
    LC ClassificationsPZ5.F417 Ch
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. 1., v-vii p., 1 l., 328 p.
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6341741M
    LC Control Number36021191

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