The water-buffalo children illustrated by Kiddell-Monroe. by Pearl S. Buck

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Published by Methuen in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Culture -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Children"s stories.,
  • Magic -- Juvenile fiction.

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Book details

StatementPearl S. Buck.
The Physical Object
Pagination53 p. :
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21215140M

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This is the first time I've read it in at least 45 years, and it holds up beautifully. Engaging characters and stories/5. The Water-Buffalo Children Hardcover – January 1, by Pearl S.

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The water-buffalo children by Pearl S. Buck,John Day edition, in English The water-buffalo children ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: The water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) or domestic water buffalo is a large bovid originating in the Indian subcontinent, Southeast Asia, andit is also found in Europe, Australia, North America, South America and some African countries.

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