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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English


  • Jews -- Folklore.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesJewish curiosities.
LC ClassificationsGR98 .H3
The Physical Object
Pagination273 p.
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6179028M
LC Control Number55011366

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