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Published by E.P. Dutton & co., inc. in New York .
Written in English



  • Africa.


  • Bantu-speaking peoples -- Folklore.,
  • Tales -- Africa.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementwith eighteen illustrations in three colors by Desmond Smith.
ContributionsSmith, Desmond, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.P92 Ban
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6370836M
LC Control Number38014894

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