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Published by Crabtree Pub. Co. in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Cotton -- Juvenile literature.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementwritten by Carrie Gleason.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesHow did that get here?
LC ClassificationsTS1542 .G64 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3407226M
ISBN 100778724808, 0778725162
ISBN 109780778724803, 9780778725169
LC Control Number2005023002

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