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Published by Hall & Locke company in Boston .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Folklore.

Edition Notes

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Statementwith an introduction by Thomas J. Shahan.
SeriesThe young folks" library, vol. VI
Classifications
LC ClassificationsAC5 .Y68 vol. 6
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 396 p. incl. col. front.
Number of Pages396
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6916634M
LC Control Number02012962
OCLC/WorldCa7848863

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