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Old age is not for sissies a witty look at aging by

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Published by Peter Pauper Press in White Plains, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Older people -- Humor.,
  • Aging -- Humor.

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Lois L. Kaufman ; with illustrations by Lyn Peal Rice.
ContributionsKaufman, Lois L., Rice, Lyn Peal.
LC ClassificationsPN6231.A43 O44 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2066196M
ISBN 100880884541
LC Control Number88063465

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