The little island
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Published by Dell in New York .
Written in English


  • Islands -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Seasons -- Juvenile fiction

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Depicts the changes that occur on a small island as the seasons come and go, as day changes to night, and as a storm approaches.

Edition Notes

Statementby Golden MacDonald ; with illustrations by Leonard Weisgard.
GenreJuvenile fiction.
ContributionsWeisgard, Leonard, 1916-2000.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18399531M
ISBN 10044040830X

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