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A present to children

by Nancy Sproat

  • 372 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by published by Samuel Wood & Sons, 261 Pearl-Street. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seasons,
  • Birthdays,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Juvenile poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the author of Ditties for children, Good girl"s soliloquy, Poetic tales, &c. &c
    ContributionsAnderson, Alexander, 1775-1870, engraver, Samuel Wood & Sons
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[3], 6-31 p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25312504M
    OCLC/WorldCa84172771

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