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Jack, the giant-killer by Charles de Lint

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Published by Berkley Pub. Group in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesJack and the beanstalk.
StatementCharles de Lint.
SeriesFairy tales, Fairy tales (New York, N.Y.)
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.D357 J3 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 202 p. ;
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2386156M
ISBN 100441379699
LC Control Number87015130

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