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Preep of Old Washington Square a collection of east Texas tales by Jackson, Sarah

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Published by Halcyon Press in Houston, Tex .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Nacogdoches County (Tex.)

Subjects:

  • Cardinals (Birds) -- Fiction.,
  • Nacogdoches County (Tex.) -- History -- Fiction.

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A mother cardinal teaches her son Preep about the area where their cardinal family has always lived.

Edition Notes

Statementby Sarah Jackson ; illustrations by Delores Jenkins.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsJenkins, Delores, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.J1374 Pr 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3391972M
ISBN 101931823251
LC Control Number2005000756
OCLC/WorldCa57515402

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