Legends of the Rhine

by H. A. Guerber

Publisher: A. S. Barnes & Co. in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 350 Downloads: 767
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Subjects:

  • Folklore -- Rhine River Valley,
  • Mythology, Germanic,
  • Legends

Edition Notes

Statementby H. A. Guerber.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 350 p.
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17637198M

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