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The story of Valentine"s Day by Clyde Robert Bulla

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


  • Valentine"s Day -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Valentine"s Day.,
  • Holidays.

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Relates the history and describes the customs of this holiday from its beginning in Roman times to the present. Includes directions for making a paper valentine and sugar cookies.

Edition Notes

Statementby Clyde Robert Bulla ; illustrated by Susan Estelle Kwas.
ContributionsKwas, Susan Estelle, ill., Bulla, Clyde Robert.
LC ClassificationsGT4925 .B83 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL690114M
ISBN 100060278838, 0060278846
LC Control Number97037195

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