Folktales of Provence
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Folktales of Provence by W. Branch Johnson

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English



  • France,
  • Provence.


  • Folklore -- France -- Provence,
  • Tales -- France -- Provence

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby W. Branch Johnson ; with eight sketches by the author.
LC ClassificationsGR162.P7 J6 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4897556M
ISBN 10084821269X
LC Control Number76040092

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