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book of New England legends and folk lore

Samuel Adams Drake

book of New England legends and folk lore

in prose and poetry.

by Samuel Adams Drake

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Published by Singing Tree Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England.
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- New England.,
    • Folklore -- New England.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF4.6 .D7 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 477 p.
      Number of Pages477
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5687706M
      LC Control Number69019881

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