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What"s the prize, Lincoln?

by Dale Fife

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Published by Coward, McCann & Geoghegan in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

By trying to win contest prizes for their clubhouse, Lincoln and his friends end up with a room full of troublesome bobby prizes.

Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Paul Galdone.
ContributionsGaldone, Paul, illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.F4793 Wg
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4917106M
LC Control Number76152231

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