The turtle and the dove
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The turtle and the dove by Don Freeman

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Birds -- Fiction.,
  • Turtles -- Fiction.

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A beautiful white dove, blown out to sea in the storm, finds safety on a turtle"s back.

Edition Notes


Statementstory and pictures by Don Freeman.
LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.F874 Tu
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5910941M
LC Control Number64012499

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