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Published by Oxford U.P. in London .
Written in English



  • Australia


  • Lighthouses -- Fiction.,
  • Australia -- Fiction.

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Although it"s an isolated and frequently dangerous life, a nine-year-old decides, after his father tries pineapple farming, that he definitely prefers being a lighthouse keeper"s son.

Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Victor G. Ambrus.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C397 Li
The Physical Object
Pagination[5], 133 p.
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4659049M
ISBN 100192713051
LC Control Number77529943

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