Spanish-American folktales the practical wisdom of Spanish-Americans in 28 eloquent and simple stories by Teresa Pijoan

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Published by August House in Little Rock .

Written in English

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  • New Mexico,
  • New Mexico.


  • Spanish Americans -- New Mexico -- Folklore.,
  • Tales -- New Mexico.

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StatementTeresa Pijoan de Van Etten.
LC ClassificationsGR111.S65 V36 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1881640M
ISBN 100874831555
LC Control Number90042303

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Spanish-American folktales: the practical wisdom of Spanish-Americans in 28 eloquent and simple stories: Publication Type: Book: Authors: Pijoan, T: Place Published: Little Rock, AK: Publisher: August House Publishers: Year: Keywords: Spanish Americans – New Mexico – Folklore, Tales – New Mexico: Call Number: GR S65 V36 URL.

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