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The castle in the silver wood and other Scandinavian fairy tales

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Published by Dodd, Mead and company in New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers.

Statementretold by Ruth Bryan Owen (Mrs. Borge Rohde) illustrated by Marc Simont.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.O98 Cas
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 181 p.
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6385630M
LC Control Number39009935

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