Dahl"s brave new world by Francis Dahl

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .

Written in English

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  • American wit and humor, Pictorial.

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Other titlesBrave new world.
Statementcartoons by Francis W. Dahl, text by Charles W. Morton.
ContributionsMorton, Charles W., 1899-1967.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNC1429 .D15
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p.
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6514844M
LC Control Number47011145
OCLC/WorldCa1474366

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