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The Cat that invented bebop by Marshall Arisman

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Published by Creative Editions in Mankato, MN .
Written in English


  • Bop (Music) -- Fiction,
  • Jazz -- Fiction,
  • Cats -- Fiction

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A young cat from Mississippi works hard learning to play the saxophone and takes the train to New York City so he can play with the cool cats.

Edition Notes

Statementby Marshall Arisman.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.A68677 Cat 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17986478M
ISBN 109781568461526
LC Control Number2006037296

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