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The butterfly boy

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Published by Farrar Straus Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Butterflies -- Fiction.,
    • China -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      A boy in long-ago China sees the world around him from a butterfly"s point of view. Based on the writings of philosopher Chuang Tzu.

      Edition Notes

      StatementLaurence Yep ; pictures by Jeanne M. Lee.
      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsLee, Jeanne M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.Y44 Bu 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1745252M
      ISBN 100374310033
      LC Control Number92054644
      OCLC/WorldCa28855234

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