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Published by Golden Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Scandinavia.


  • Fairy tales -- Scandinavia.,
  • Folklore -- Scandinavia.,
  • Fairy tales.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by Leon King. Illustrated by Federico Santin.
SeriesA Deluxe golden book
ContributionsSantin, Federico, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.P7 Sc
The Physical Object
Pagination149 p.
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5876745M
LC Control Number63006319

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