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Larry the wanderer or, The rise of a nobody by Edward Stratemeyer

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Published by Lee and Shepard in Boston .
Written in English


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Statementby Edward Stratemeyer ... illustrated by A.B. Shute
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S91 L
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 263 p.
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26294363M
LC Control Number04022839

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