Beyond the withered oak ten thousand saplings grow poems by Rewi Alley

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Published by Printed at the Caxton Press in [Christchurch, N.Z .

Written in English

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Statementchosen and edited by H. Winston Rhodes.
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LC ClassificationsPR6001.L6725 B4, PR9639.3.A5 B4
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Pagination69 p.
Number of Pages69
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Open LibraryOL5670777M
LC Control Number68128180

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