Includes bibliographical references (p. ).
|Statement||[text by] Shahrukh Husain ; [illustrations by] James Mayhew.|
|Contributions||Mayhew, James, 1964- ill.|
|LC Classifications||MT95 .S53 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2005022553|
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