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The wedding of Don Octavio

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Published by Tambourine Books in New York .
Written in English


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  • Weddings -- Fiction.

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Don Octavio feeds his animal friends every day, but they fear that he will forget about them when he marries the Lady of the Laughing Eyes.

Edition Notes

Statementby Patricia Zelver ; pictures by Larry Daste.
ContributionsDaste, Larry, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.Z399 We 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1710680M
ISBN 100688113346, 0688113354
LC Control Number92012587

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