The drummer boy

by Leon Garfield

Publisher: Longmans Young in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 154 Downloads: 589
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Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Antony Maitland.
ContributionsMaitland, Antony, 1935- illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.G17943 Dr3
The Physical Object
Pagination[5], 154 p.
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5386052M
ISBN 100582155061
LC Control Number72530713

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