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2 edition of changeable world of the oyster found in the catalog.

changeable world of the oyster

Joseph J. Cook

changeable world of the oyster

by Joseph J. Cook

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oysters -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Oyster culture -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 80.

    Statement[by] Joseph J. Cook.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL430.7.O9 C65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5415321M
    ISBN 109396068472
    LC Control Number73007094

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