Tales from the Longhouse

by Indian children of British Columbia.

Publisher: Gray"s Pub. in Sidney, B.C

Written in English
Published: Pages: 112 Downloads: 260
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  • Indians of North America -- Folklore.,
  • Indians of North America -- British Columbia -- Legends
  • Edition Notes

    Prepared by the Folklore Committee of the B.C. Indian Arts and Welfare Society.

    ContributionsB.C. Indian Arts and Welfare Society. Folklore Committee
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 112 p. illus., maps. ;
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19222416M

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