The plotter of Gloucester
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The plotter of Gloucester by Claire Toy

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Published by Matrix Design in Gloucester (Grosvenor House, Gloucester GL1 1SU) .
Written in English


  • Children"s stories.

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Edition Notes

StatementClaire Toy ; illustrated by Richard Butler.
ContributionsButler, Richard, 1951-
The Physical Object
Pagination44,(1)p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15338598M
ISBN 100950519308

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