Folk tales of Lancashire.

by Frederick Grice

Publisher: Nelson in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 136 Downloads: 581
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Places:

  • England,
  • Lancashire.

Subjects:

  • Tales -- England -- Lancashire.

Edition Notes

StatementDrawings by N. J. P. Turnbull.
Series[Folk tale series]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGR142.L2 G7
The Physical Object
Pagination136 p.
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6144831M
LC Control Number53036005
OCLC/WorldCa4990653

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Their origins lost in the oral tradition, these 30 stories from Lancashire reflect the wisdom of the county and its people. From the Great Treacle Ea. Available in the National Library of Australia collection.

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