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Published by Hamlyn in London .
Written in English


  • Romanies -- Folklore.,
  • Tales.

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Edition Notes

Statementby M. Voříšková; illustrated by Míla Doleželová, translated by Jean Layton.
LC ClassificationsDX157 .V613
The Physical Object
Pagination199 p.
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5565910M
LC Control Number67071054

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