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Go, tell it on the mountain

three Christmas pageants for church schools

by Gretchen Wolff Pritchard

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Church Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christmas plays, American.,
  • Children"s plays, American.,
  • Christmas pageants.,
  • Plays.,
  • Pageants.

  • About the Edition

    Three Christmas pageants intended primarily for child performers but flexible enough to accomodate all age groups and both large and small casts.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGretchen Wolff Pritchard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3616.R57 G6 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 110 p. :
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3946534M
    ISBN 100898693659
    LC Control Number2001032510
    OCLC/WorldCa47176954

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