2 edition of boy who made magic found in the catalog.
boy who made magic
|Statement||by Marjory and Earl Schwalje. Illustrated by Shane Miller|
|Contributions||Schwalje, Earl G., 1921- joint author|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.S3995 Bo|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||144|
|LC Control Number||58006230|
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