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Published by Puffin in London .
Written in English


  • Children"s stories, Australian.,
  • Horror tales, Australian.

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Edition Notes

StatementPaul Jennings.
The Physical Object
Pagination143 p. ;
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22110551M
ISBN 100140375767

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