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Do polar bears experience religious ecstasy?

Ian Warden

Do polar bears experience religious ecstasy?

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Published by University of Queensland Press in St. Lucia, Qld .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Ian Warden ; drawings by Donald Greenfield.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsAC8 .W3564
The Physical Object
Pagination217 p. :
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4169709M
ISBN 100702215198
LC Control Number80152433
OCLC/WorldCa8280671

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A crystal sun-catcher with the little polar bear +I will make a small painting of the polar bear for you + The first edition print book signed by the author + A bookmark made with a print from the book + A personalized thank you note written by the author + A blank Kids Birthday card made with the print of the watercolor painting of a whale.


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