Tales from India
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Tales from India by Basil Joseph Mathews

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Published by Friendship Press in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Basil Mathews ; with introduction and notes by Winifred Wilson.
LC ClassificationsBV3265 .M285
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16630337M
LC Control Number38021158

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