The Lump of Coal by Lemony Snicket

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Published by HarperCollinsPublishers in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Coal -- Fiction,
  • Miracles -- Fiction,
  • Christmas -- Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementLemony Snicket ; art by Brett Helquist.
GenreFiction
ContributionsHelquist, Brett, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S6795 Lum 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23629115M
ISBN 109780061574283, 9780061574252
LC Control Number2007041931

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