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Scandinavian legends and folk-tales

Gwyn Jones

Scandinavian legends and folk-tales

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
SeriesOxford myths and legends series
The Physical Object
Pagination223p. :
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18317609M


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