Beautiful Angiola

the great treasury of Sicilian folk and fairy tales

Publisher: Routledge in New York

Written in English
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Places:

  • Italy,
  • Sicily.,
  • Sicily

Subjects:

  • Folklore -- Italy -- Sicily,
  • Folklore -- Italy -- Sicily -- Classification

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementcollected by Laura Gonzenbach ; translated by Jack Zipes.
ContributionsGonzenbach, Laura, 1842-1878., Zipes, Jack David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGR177.S5 G6 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3675605M
ISBN 100415968089
LC Control Number2003011944

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