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Dick King-Smith collection

Dick King-Smith collection

E.S.P. : Horse Pie : The Guard Dog.

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Published by Young Corgi in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesE.S.P., Horse pie., The guard dog.
The Physical Object
Pagination61p. :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22642412M
ISBN 100552546100
OCLC/WorldCa39606633

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