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Castles in the air, and other tales

Stephen Krensky

Castles in the air, and other tales

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humorous stories

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen Krensky ; drawings by Warren Lieberman.
    ContributionsLieberman, Warren.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K883 Cas
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66 p. :
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4724227M
    ISBN 100689306849
    LC Control Number78011836
    OCLC/WorldCa4211304


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