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Hold yer hosses!

Robert Edmund Sherwood

Hold yer hosses!

The elephants are coming!

by Robert Edmund Sherwood

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sherwood, Robert Edmund, -- 1864-1946,
  • Circus

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby "Uncle" Bob Sherwood, last of Barnum"s clowns.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination361 p.
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22361307M
    LC Control Number32009418


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