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6 edition of A beautiful pearl found in the catalog.

A beautiful pearl

by Nancy Whitelaw

  • 8 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by A. Whitman in Morton Grove, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alzheimer"s disease -- Fiction.,
  • Grandmothers -- Fiction.,
  • Birthdays -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Although her mind is deteriorating from the effects of Alzheimer"s disease, Grandma presents Lisa with a special gift on her birthday.

    Edition Notes

    StatementNancy Whitelaw ; illustrated by Judith Friedman.
    ContributionsFriedman, Judith, 1945- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.W5869 Be 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1870024M
    ISBN 100807505994
    LC Control Number90028761
    OCLC/WorldCa22983596

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