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White Birds Island by G. Skrebitпё sпёЎkiД­

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


  • Islands,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Birds,
  • Brothers

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Georgi Skrebitsky ; translated from the Russian by Zina Voynow ; illustrated by Henry C. Pitz
SeriesBorzoi books for young people
ContributionsVoynow, Zina, tr
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S6285 Wh
The Physical Object
Pagination84 p. :
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24750692M
LC Control Number48007491

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