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The house in the sky

by Robert D. San Souci

  • 7 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Dial Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Brothers,
  • Folklore

  • About the Edition

    A lazy, greedy brother gets his comeuppance when he tries to take more than his fair share from a house full of spirits.

    Edition Notes

    Statementretold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Wil Clay
    ContributionsClay, Wil, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.S227 Ho 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24747121M
    ISBN 100803712847, 0803712855
    ISBN 109780803712843, 9780803712850
    LC Control Number92039958
    OCLC/WorldCa27186497

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