Humorous poems about different kinds of flies are accompanied by factual information about these creatures.
|Statement||poems and text by Richard Michelson ; drawings by Leonard Baskin.|
|Contributions||Baskin, Leonard, 1922- ill.|
|LC Classifications||PS3563.I34 B66 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||56 p. :|
|Number of Pages||56|
|LC Control Number||98046894|
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