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Animal lore in English literature

Percy Ansell Robin

Animal lore in English literature

by Percy Ansell Robin

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Animals -- Folklore.,
  • Animals in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby P. Ansell Robin.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 196 p., (8) leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19715047M

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