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Where nests the water hen

Gabrielle Roy

Where nests the water hen

by Gabrielle Roy

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Published by McCelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published, 1951.

StatementGabrielle Roy ; translated from the French by Harry L. Binsse.
SeriesNew Canadian Library -- no.25
The Physical Object
Pagination160p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13807129M

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