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Folklore and folklife a guide to English-language reference sources by Susan Steinfirst

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English


  • Folklore -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

StatementSusan Steinfirst.
SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, vol. 1429, Garland folklore bibliographies ;, vol. 16, Garland folklore bibliographies ;, v. 16.
LC ClassificationsZ5981 .S74 1992, GR66 .S74 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (xx, 1208 p.) ;
Number of Pages1208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1711601M
ISBN 100815300689
LC Control Number92013594

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