Indian legends of the Pacific Northwest. Illustrated by Robert Bruce Inverarity. by Ella Elizabeth Clark

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Folklore.,
  • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Pacific,
  • Legends -- Northwest, Pacific

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 213-218.

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Paginationviii, 225 p. illus., maps. ;
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19222310M

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