Poems from and About the Past
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Poems from and About the Past by John Cotton

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Published by Longman .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English language reading schemes,
  • English literature: poetry texts & anthologies,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 2,
  • For P7-S2 (Scottish)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Pelican Guided Reading & Writing

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10652546M
ISBN 100582346770
ISBN 109780582346772

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