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The tinderbox

a novel

by Marianne Brandis

  • 255 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Porcupine"s Quill, Distributed by Firefly Books in Erin, Ont, Scarborough, Ont .
Written in English

  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canada -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Marianne Brandis ; with original wood engravings by G. Brender à Brandis.
      ContributionsBrender à Brandis, G., ill.
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.B7367 Ti 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination155 p. :
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2924622M
      ISBN 100889840644, 0889840768
      LC Control Number84158843

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