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Folk stories & fables

Eva March Tappan

Folk stories & fables

by Eva March Tappan

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin & Company in [Boston, New York, etc.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected & arranged by Eva March Tappan.
SeriesThe Children"s hour ..., vol. I
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ5 .C437 vol. 1
The Physical Object
Paginationxxix, [1], 529, [1] p., 1 l.
Number of Pages529
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6988789M
LC Control Number07031223
OCLC/WorldCa627010

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