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6 edition of Master Man found in the catalog.

Master Man

A Tall Tale of Nigeria

by Aaron Shepard

  • 215 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore,
  • Nigeria,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - African,
  • Cartoons and comics,
  • Thunder,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Picturebooks,
  • Legends, Myths, & Fables - General,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title,
  • Action & Adventure,
  • Action & Adventure - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Action & Adventure,
  • Tall tales

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Wisniewski (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7726813M
    ISBN 100688137849
    ISBN 109780688137847

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