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The whistle on the train

Margaret McNamara

The whistle on the train

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Published by Hyperion Books for Children in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroad trains -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Pop-up books -- Juvenile fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Margaret McNamara ; illustrated by Richard Egielski ; paper engineering by Gene Vosough.
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    ContributionsEgielski, Richard., Vosough, Gene.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23115115M
    ISBN 100786848901
    ISBN 109780786848904

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