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Major Thompson and I, Pierre Daninos.

Daninos, Pierre

Major Thompson and I, Pierre Daninos.

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Le secret du Major Thompson.

StatementTranslated from the French by W. Marmaduke Thompson. With drawings by Walter Goetz.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D22893 Mah
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p.
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6236322M
LC Control Number57044740
OCLC/WorldCa3153037

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