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2 edition of child in the glass ball found in the catalog.

child in the glass ball

Karin Stensland Junker

child in the glass ball

by Karin Stensland Junker

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Published by Abingdon Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translated from "De ensamma", Natur Och Kultur, Stockholm, 1961.

Statementtranslated [from the Swedish] by Gustaf Lannestock.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13832395M

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