Folktales of French Canada
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Folktales of French Canada by Edith Fowke

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Published by Nc Pr .
Written in English


  • Canada,
  • Folklore,
  • French-Canadians,
  • Legends,
  • Tales

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8351859M
ISBN 100919601766
ISBN 109780919601765

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