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Shel Silverstein

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Published by KidHaven Press in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English


  • Shlverstein, Shel -- Juvenile literature,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Children"s stories -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Rachel Lynette.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
SeriesInventors and creators
LC ClassificationsPS3569.I47224 Z765 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3415876M
ISBN 100737735554
LC Control Number2005032090

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