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Island city; adventures in old New York.

by Lavinia R. Davis

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Juvenile fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Peter Spier.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.D2946 Is
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p.
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5825242M
      LC Control Number61012509
      OCLC/WorldCa1418118

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