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Gulliver by FreМЃdeМЃric Stehr

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Published by Farrar, Straus, Giroux in New York .
Written in English


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About the Edition

Gulliver the cat gets separated from his human family when they go on vacation.

Edition Notes

Translation of: Bouboule.

StatementFrédéric Stehr.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S81765 Gu 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination[24] p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2408937M
ISBN 100374308659
LC Control Number87046396

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