Poems for children, based on the Greek myths.
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Poems for children, based on the Greek myths.

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Published by A.H. Stockwell in Ilfracombe, N. Devon .
Written in English


  • Mythology, Greek -- Juvenile literature.

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Edition Notes

GenreJuvenile literature.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.B8143 Po
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p.
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6188726M
LC Control Number55042038

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