The legendary Pine Barrens new tales from old haunts by Pedersen, Paul Evans Jr

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StatementPaul Evans Pedersen Jr ; illustrations by Jodi Weiss Pedersen
ContributionsPedersen, Jodi Weiss, illustrator
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LC ClassificationsPS3616.E295 L45 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 182 pages
Number of Pages182
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Open LibraryOL26917460M
ISBN 100937548766
ISBN 109780937548769
LC Control Number2013003712
OCLC/WorldCa830367215

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