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Irish animal tales.

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Published by Mercier Press in Cork .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales -- Animals -- Ireland.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination152p. ;
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22176031M
    ISBN 100853428670
    OCLC/WorldCa20448300


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