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The Sea Maidens of Japan by Lili Bell

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Published by Ideals Children"s Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ethnic - General,
  • Fishing,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Picturebooks,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Women,
  • Employment,
  • Fiction,
  • Fishers

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9837836M
ISBN 100824954262
ISBN 109780824954260

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