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Not your average bear & other Maine stories

Jerry Stelmok

Not your average bear & other Maine stories

by Jerry Stelmok

  • 5 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Tilbury House Publishers in Gardiner, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maine -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNot your average bear and other Maine stories
    StatementJerry Stelmok.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3619.T476465 N68 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17561841M
    ISBN 109780884482901
    LC Control Number2007000112
    OCLC/WorldCa77573526

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