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The young writer"s companion

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Published by Douglas & McIntyre in Toronto, ON .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Creative writing -- Juvenile literature.,
  • English language -- Composition and exercises -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSarah Ellis.
    GenreJuvenile literature., Composition and exercises
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21586444M
    ISBN 100888993714


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