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Feline philosophy

by Walter LeМЃon Hess

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Published by R. G. Badger in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

In verse.

Statementby Thomas Cat, rendered into English by Walter Léon Hess.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3515.E86 F4 1919
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p.
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6617603M
LC Control Number19011505
OCLC/WorldCa3969622

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