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Irish legends for children

Augusta Gregory

Irish legends for children

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Published by Mercier in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legends -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLady Gregory ; illustrated by Frances Boland.
    ContributionsBoland, Frances.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90p. :
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22355582M
    ISBN 100853426910
    OCLC/WorldCa13702252


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