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Virtues, adventures and delights

Laurence Scarfe

Virtues, adventures and delights

a history of children"s books and juvenile graphic art

by Laurence Scarfe

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Published by Visual Publications in Cheltenham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled and annotated by Laurence Scarfe. Pt.4, Books of fantasy, levity, nonsense and humour.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 filmstrip (36 fr) :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13770863M

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“Of all the virtues we can learn no trait is.