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Stories of adventure

Herzberg, Max J.

Stories of adventure

by Herzberg, Max J.

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston, New York [etc.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesAdventure, Stories of.
Statementselected and edited by Max J. Herzberg.
SeriesAcademy classics for junior high schools
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ1.H449 St
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 415 p.
Number of Pages415
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6699316M
LC Control Number27004636
OCLC/WorldCa1870551

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