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Stories of Old Daniel, or, Tales of Wonder and delight

M K. Moore

Stories of Old Daniel, or, Tales of Wonder and delight

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Published by Johnson Reprint Corporation in (s. l.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby M. K. Moore, Countess of Mount Cashell.
SeriesEarly children"s books
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13681372M

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About Filters. Collection Data. Names Moore, Margaret King, (Author) M.J. Godwin & Co. (Publisher) McMillan, Buchanan, active. Stories of old Daniel, or, Tales of wonder and delight. Dates / Origin Date Issued: Place: London Publisher: Printed for M.J.

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