The mystery of the marmalade cat. by Janet Rogers Howe

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Published by Westminister Press in Philadelphia .

Written in English

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  • Mystery and detective stories.

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Three children turn detective to investigate the rumor that the newly inherited family home in Massachusetts is cursed by yellow cats.

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Book details

StatementIllustrated by Clay Blaker.
ContributionsBlaker, Clay, illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H83735 My
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5681579M
ISBN 100664324398
LC Control Number69012908
OCLC/WorldCa11924

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