Magical Stories from India (PGRW) by P. Mitchell

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Published by Longman .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Fairy tales, folk tales, fables, magical tales & traditional stories

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10654935M
ISBN 10058248877X
ISBN 109780582488779

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