Wayfaring Stranger
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Burl Ives., & Burl Ives|AUTHOR. (2017). Wayfaring Stranger. Papamoa Press.

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Burl Ives and Burl Ives|AUTHOR. 2017. Wayfaring Stranger. Papamoa Press.

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