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Torris, the boy from Broad Valley

by Berit Brænne

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family life,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    The fall and winter adventures of a young boy on the family farm in the mountains of Norway in 1848.

    Edition Notes

    Translation of Tørris gutten fra Storlidalen.

    StatementTranslated from the Norwegian by Lise Sømme McKinnon. Illustrated by Borghild Rud
    ContributionsRud, Borghild, illus
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B72975 To3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination157 p.
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24779029M
    ISBN 100152894896
    LC Control Number79124841

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