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Published by California Poets in the Schools in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English


  • School verse, American -- California

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Sarah Kennedy, Peter Harris & Bernard Gershenson.
ContributionsKennedy, Sarah., Harris, Peter., Gershenson, Bernard., California Poets in the Schools (Project)
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23028749M

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