7 edition of The island"s true child found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239).
|Statement||Dorothy Simpson ; with additional text by her niece, Dorothy Elisabeth Simpson ; afterword by Elisabeth Ogilvie.|
|Contributions||Simpson, Dorothy Elisabeth.|
|LC Classifications||F27.M3 S56 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 240 p., 8 p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||240|
|LC Control Number||2003110970|
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