3 edition of True African animal tales found in the catalog.
True African animal tales
Includes bibliographical references (p. ).
|Statement||Jay Heale ; illustrations by Gina Daniel.|
|LC Classifications||QL85 .H43 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||47,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||47|
|LC Control Number||95209291|
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