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Old Maud

Whitney, Richard

Old Maud

the story of the Palatine, Lake Zurich & Wauconda Railroad

by Whitney, Richard

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Published by Transportation Trails in Polo, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois
    • Subjects:
    • Palatine, Lake Zurich & Wauconda Railroad.,
    • Railroads -- Illinois -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-177) and index.

      StatementRichard Whitney.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF25.P26 W45 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination184 p. :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1715934M
      ISBN 100933449143
      LC Control Number92018326
      OCLC/WorldCa25964920

      An affecting biography of the author of Anne of Green Gables is the first for young readers to include revelations about her last days and to encompass the complexity of a brilliant and sometimes troubled life.. Once upon a time, there was a girl named Maud who adored stories. When she was fourteen years old, Maud wrote in her journal, “I love books.


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