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Published by Local Color Publishers in Decatur, Ga .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled and edited by Katie Koski.
ContributionsKoski, Katie.
LC ClassificationsF294.F675 T35 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. ;
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL555867M
ISBN 100964970988
LC Control Number96138347

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