Summer on Wild Horse Island.

by Mary Patchett

Publisher: Meredith Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 116 Downloads: 89
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  • Australia -- Fiction.

About the Edition

Chronicles the experiences of a family spending a summer camping on part of the Great Barrier Reef.

Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Roger Payne.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsPayne, Roger, fl. 1969- illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P2713 Su2
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p.
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5537698M
LC Control Number67014751

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