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Published by F. Warne in [London, New York] .
Written in English


  • Swallows -- Fiction.

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Several children try to save a nest of baby swallows from certain death.

Edition Notes

Translation of Die Schwalbenchristine.

StatementStory by Fred Rodrian. Pictures by Werner Klemke. English translation by Rachel Stewart.
ContributionsKlemke, Werner, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R6187 Gr
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5710337M
ISBN 100723214689
LC Control Number70189118

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