Folk tales and fairy stories from India
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Folk tales and fairy stories from India

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Published by Yoseloff .
Written in English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published (B62-6370), Golden Cockerel P., 1961.

Statementwith illustrations by Shrimati E.Carlile.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19059154M

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