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Mr. Whittle invents the airyoplane

James Andrew White

Mr. Whittle invents the airyoplane

the terrific tale of how one thing led to several others

by James Andrew White

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard company in Boston, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby J. Andrew White; pictures by K. Alexander.
ContributionsAlexander, K., illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.W5836 Mi
The Physical Object
Pagination95, [1] p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6379620M
LC Control Number38035742
OCLC/WorldCa2704457

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