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Indian legends of the great West

Johanna R. M. Lyback

Indian legends of the great West

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Published by Lyons and Carnahan in Chicago .
Written in English

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  • Indians of North America -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Johanna R. M. Lyback ; color illustrations and map ornamentation by Dick West ; other illustrations by Alexander Key.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesLegends of the American Indian
    ContributionsWest, Richard, Dr., Key, Alexander, 1904-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination179 p. :
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13592290M

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