The long and other musings

by Shirley Baker-Thomas

Publisher: Reflections Press in West Vancouver, BC

Written in English
Published: Pages: 158 Downloads: 555
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StatementShirley Baker-Thomas ; photographs by Susan Hilary Thomas.
LC ClassificationsPS8000
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19130517M
ISBN 100973208201

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