4 edition of Literature for children and young adults about Oceania found in the catalog.
|Statement||Mary C. Austin and Esther C. Jenkins ; with the assistance of Carol A. Jenkins.|
|Series||Bibliographies and indexes in world literature,, no. 49|
|Contributions||Jenkins, Esther C., 1910-, Jenkins, Carol A., 1950-|
|LC Classifications||Z4501 .A87 1996, DU17 .A87 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxii, 326 p. :|
|Number of Pages||326|
|LC Control Number||95024515|
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