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The awful mess

Anne F. Rockwell

The awful mess

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Published by Four Winds Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • Cleanliness -- Fiction.

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    Though his family only sees an awful mess, Olly knows his room contains a cave with wild animals, a traffic jam, and a tunnel to crawl through.

    Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by Parents" Magazine Press, New York.

    Statementby Anne Rockwell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.R5943 Aw 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4102256M
    ISBN 100590077848
    LC Control Number80016779


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