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Indian folk lore

by Brown, Charles E.

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Published by State Historical Museum in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America,
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementprepared for use of students of the University of Wisconsin summer session ; Charles E. Brown
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25266158M
    OCLC/WorldCa11485789

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