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hermit of the forest and the wandering infants by Johnson, R.

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Published by Published by Jacob Johnson in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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A variation of the story of the children in the wood. Published also under title: The children in the wood restored.

Other titlesChildren in the wood.
Statementa rural fragment ...
LC ClassificationsPZ3.J65 He3
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. (incl. cover)
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5868721M
LC Control Number62056463

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