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Stories from Wales

Gwyn Jones

Stories from Wales

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Welsh Mythology,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Legends

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGwyn Jones
    SeriesOxford children"s myths and legends
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR150 .J59 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24816795M
    ISBN 109780192728586
    LC Control Number2010290965
    OCLC/WorldCa267169340

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