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Goodnight moon

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Published by HarperFestival in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Bedtime -- Fiction,
  • Rabbits -- Fiction,
  • Stories in rhyme

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A little bunny bids goodnight to all the objects in his room before falling asleep.

Edition Notes

Statementby Margaret Wise Brown ; pictures by Clement Hurd.
ContributionsHurd, Clement, 1908- ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.B815 Go 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3966227M
LC Control Number2001271458

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