The Nutcracker
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The Nutcracker by Jean Mahoney

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Published by Candlewick Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, -- 1840-1893. -- Stories, plots, etc. -- Juvenile literature,
  • Toy and movable books -- Specimens

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesNutcracker ballet theatre
Statement[illustrations by] Viola Ann Seddon and [text by] Jean Mahoney.
GenreStories, plots, etc, Juvenile literature, Specimens
ContributionsSeddon, Viola Ann, ill.
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2007/48032 (G)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23158190M
ISBN 100763624535
LC Control Number2005276094

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