Using an old brass bedstead and other junk, two youngsters build a boat and sail off to adventures with pirates, mermaids, and desert islanders.
|Statement||[by] Jon Chalon.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.C3545 Vo3|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||72088764|
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