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Freewheeling through gossamer dragstrips

Alan Pearson

Freewheeling through gossamer dragstrips

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Published by Sesame Press in Windsor, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Poems.

Statementby Alan Pearson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.P37
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22072468M
ISBN 100969046464

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