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Mexican folk tales

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson, Ariz .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico,
  • Jalisco.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Mexico -- Jalisco

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtranslated and edited by Anthony John Campos ; illustrated by Mark Sanders.
      ContributionsCampos, Anthony John.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR115 .M45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination136 p. :
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4543349M
      ISBN 100816506396, 0816505608
      LC Control Number77010603


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