Elements of Literature for Christian Schools

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ContributionsRonald Arthur Horton (Editor), Donna Lynn Hess (Editor), Steven N. Skaggs (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatSpiral-bound
Number of Pages464
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Open LibraryOL8757233M
ISBN 101579246362
ISBN 109781579246365
OCLC/WorldCa55208588

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