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Children"s books that are worth owning

Mary L. Ely

Children"s books that are worth owning

a descriptive list of one hundred books with other suggestions for a child"s own library

by Mary L. Ely

  • 112 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by The Public Library in Dayton, Ohio .
Written in English

  • Children"s literature -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Bound with other Children"s books, bibliographies and lists: First series.

    Other titlesChildren"s books
    StatementMay Lilian [i.e. Lillian] Ely.
    ContributionsDayton Public Library and Museum.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22955101M

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