Going Back Home
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Going Back Home An Artist Returns to the South by Toyomi Igus

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Published by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English


  • Art - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction

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Edition Notes

ContributionsMichele Wood (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9442438M
ISBN 100606300953
ISBN 109780606300957

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