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4 edition of Clouds, rings, and crocodiles found in the catalog.

Clouds, rings, and crocodiles

by spaceship round the planets

by H. P. Wilkins

  • 205 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space flight,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Anne Marie Jauss
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL793 .W5 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24833566M
    LC Control Number56008459

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In it facts about space travel are shared in the form of an imaginary rings through the solar : John Sisson. Clouds, rings, and crocodiles;: By spaceship round the planets [Wilkins, H.

P] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Clouds, rings, and crocodiles;: Rings. Get this from a library. Clouds, rings, and crocodiles; by spaceship round the planets. [H P Wilkins; Anne Marie Jauss] -- Takes young readers on a trip around the solar sytem and beyond and tells about space travel and the planets.

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Not every page is illustrated, but there are a good many throughout the book, probably 12 - Sticker on the back. Not every page is illustrated, but there are a good many throughout the book, probably 12 - Details about Clouds, Rings & Crocodiles, Wilkins, VTG HC Space Theme,ex-lib Rating: % positive.

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