My village in France

by Sonia Gidal

Publisher: Pantheon Books in [New York]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 78 Downloads: 393
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    • France -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • France -- Social life and customs.
    • About the Edition

      A boy tells about life in the small old village in southern France where his father is a farmer, describing the villagers, his family, a Sunday motorcycle trip across the countryside, and a visit to Avignon. Illustrated with photographs.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Sonia and Tim Gidal.
      ContributionsGidal, Tim, 1909- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC33.7 .G45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p.
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5941943M
      LC Control Number65012644

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