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The reason for the pelican. by Ciardi, John

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Children"s poetry

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Edition Notes


StatementIllustrated by Madeleine Gekiere.
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13540271M
LC Control Number59009223

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