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Scylla the beautiful by Albert Vann Fowler

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Published by Republican Press in Hamilton, N.Y .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Albert & Helen Fowler; with illustrations by Lee Brown Coye.
ContributionsFoley, Helen, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3511.O9 S35 1939
The Physical Object
Pagination171 p.
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6398950M
LC Control Number40005154
OCLC/WorldCa4624653

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