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The man who lost his head

by Claire Huchet Bishop

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Published by New York Review Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Head -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When a man discovers he has lost his head he tries several substitutes, but none is satisfactory.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Claire Huchet Bishop ; pictures by Robert McCloskey.
    GenreFiction
    SeriesNew York Review Books children"s collection
    ContributionsMcCloskey, Robert, 1914-2003, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B5245 Man 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23197277M
    ISBN 109781590173329
    LC Control Number2009011897

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