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Tales of the African wild

by Frederick William Dodds

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Published by W.A. Hammond in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales

  • Edition Notes

    AFA copy 39088010546786 has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Gift of Simon Ottenberg.

    Statementby Fred W. Dodds
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p. :
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25621096M
    OCLC/WorldCa20102277

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He took a special interest in oral literature, cults, and Afro Alma mater: University of Michigan. Tales of the African wild by Dodds, Frederick William Topics Tales Publisher London: W.A.

Hammond Collection smithsonian Digitizing sponsor Smithsonian Libraries Contributor Smithsonian Libraries Language English. AFA copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Gift of Simon Ottenberg : Nigeria is a country in West Africa.

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