The New York Regional Mormon Singles Halloween Dance by Elna Baker

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Published by Dutton in New York .

Written in English

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Book details

StatementElna Baker
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX8695.B28 A3 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 276 p. :
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24447606M
ISBN 100525951350
ISBN 109780525951353
LC Control Number2009029447
OCLC/WorldCa318411502

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