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Treasure in the Andes by Alfred Lewis

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Published by Abingdon-Cokesbury Press in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Zhenya Gay
LC ClassificationsPZ7.L5847 Tr
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p.
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24759652M
LC Control Number52011652

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