first Christmas tree.

by Henry Van Dyke

Publisher: C. Scribner"s Sons in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Howard Pyle.
ContributionsPyle, Howard, 1853-1911, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.V288 F, PS3117 F
The Physical Object
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7001488M
LC Control Number08030225

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