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7 edition of The seal mother found in the catalog.

The seal mother

by Mordicai Gerstein

  • 239 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Dial Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seals (Animals) -- Fiction.,
  • Supernatural -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A seal sheds her skin and becomes a beautiful woman, but even after marrying and bearing a son she longs to return to her seal family in the sea.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMordicai Gerstein.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.G325 Se 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2547367M
    ISBN 100803703031, 0803703023
    LC Control Number85029295

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