Biography of an alligator

by Josephine J. Curto

Publisher: Putnam in New York

Written in English
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Describes the first five years of an alligator"s life and the perils of his existence in the Florida Everglades.

Edition Notes

Statementby Josephine Curto ; illustrated by Bill Elliott.
ContributionsElliott, Bill.
LC ClassificationsQL666.C925 C87 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination59 p. :
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5190218M
ISBN 100399204814, 0399609687
LC Control Number75010452

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