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Roxaboxen

Alice McLerran

Roxaboxen

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Play -- Fiction,
  • Imagination -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A hill covered with rocks and wooden boxes becomes an imaginary town for Marian, her sisters, and their friends.

    Edition Notes

    StatementAlice McLerran ; illustrated by Barbara Cooney.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsCooney, Barbara, 1917- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M47872 Ro 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[30] p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22918973M
    ISBN 100688075924, 0688075932, 0688075933
    LC Control Number898057


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