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The heroes or Greek fairy tales for my children by Charles Kingsley

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Published by Macmillan and Co. in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Bound in blue cloth; stamped in gold and black and blind.

Statementby Charles Kingsley
The Physical Object
Pagination[i]-xx p., 2 ℓ., [1]-255 [1] p., 2 ℓ.
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27549880M

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