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of English, University of Toronto.
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Original text: Charles Kingsley, The water-babies; a fairy tale for a land-baby (London: Macmillan, 1863). vnh Fisher Rare Book Library
First publication date: 1863
RPO poem editor: J. D. Robins
RP edition: 2RP.2.487; RPO 1996-2000.
Recent editing: 2:2002/1/9
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