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Rootabaga Stories, Part Two (Rootabaga Stories)

Carl Sandburg

Rootabaga Stories, Part Two (Rootabaga Stories)

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsMichael Hague (Illustrator)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7602518M
ISBN 100613983386
ISBN 109780613983389

  The Rootabaga Stories were born of Sandburg's desire for "American ‎Books ‎Carl Sandburg is beloved by generations of children for his Rootabaga Stories and Rootabaga Pigeons (which is not in the public domain), a series of whimsical, sometimes melancholy stories he originally created for his own daughters.


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