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2 edition of measure of things. found in the catalog.

measure of things.

Graham H. Whiting

measure of things.

by Graham H. Whiting

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Published by H. Harrison in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

At head of title: Poems by Graham H. Whiting.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3545.H658 M4 1937
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6363897M
LC Control Number38000246
OCLC/WorldCa2688578

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Get this from a library! Me and the measure of things. [Joan Sweeney; Katie Kath] -- Now with new art by Katie Kath, this easy-to-understand introduction teaches children how to quantify the things in their daily routines. They'll learn all about the tools used to measure--rulers.   Don’t worry about size or numbers or reach. Think about souls. The biggest things don’t happen on stages or in books or online. They happen face-to-face, around tables, in living rooms, and in neighborhoods. The people who have the biggest impact on our lives are almost always those who personally invest in our lives.


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