the playful elephant; story.
  • 16 Pages
  • 3.33 MB
  • English
Follett Pub. Co. , Chicago
Elephants -- Fic
About the Edition

An elephant who never forgets becomes successful on a quiz program, is appointed the King"s advisor, and even learns to play without annoying people with practical jokes.

StatementIllustrated by Elsie Darien.
SeriesA Read-aloud picture book
ContributionsDarien, Elsie, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.G133 Al
The Physical Object
Pagination[16] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5986083M
LC Control Number66015964

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