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The bicycle wheel

Ruth Ainsworth

The bicycle wheel

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Published by Hamilton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ruth Ainsworth illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
SeriesA gazelle book
ContributionsHughes, Shirley, 1929-
The Physical Object
Pagination48p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14970674M
ISBN 100241016428
OCLC/WorldCa557067637


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