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Mexican folk tales

Juliet Piggott

Mexican folk tales

by Juliet Piggott

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Published by Crane Russak in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of Mexico -- Folklore.,
    • Tales -- Mexico.,
    • Folklore -- Mexico.,
    • Indians of Mexico -- Folklore.

    • About the Edition

      Retells eleven Mexican legends, results of European influence on traditional Indian lore.

      Edition Notes

      Distributed by Scribner.

      StatementJuliet Piggott ; illustrated by John Spencer.
      ContributionsSpencer, John, 1946 Sept. 7-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1219.3.F6 P53 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4876922M
      ISBN 100844809241
      LC Control Number76004165
      OCLC/WorldCa2409968

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