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Spending the summer at Papa"s logging camp, two brothers watch with awe as Puss Tompkins, the high climber, chops the branches off a tree.
|Statement||by Gary Hines ; pictures by Anna Grossnickle Hines.|
|Contributions||Hines, Anna Grossnickle, ill.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.H5725 Day 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
|ISBN 10||0688114946, 0688114954|
|LC Control Number||93012254|
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