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The popular poetry of the Finns

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Finnish poetry -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles J. Billson.
    SeriesPopular studies in mythology, romance, and folklore,, no. 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPH316 .B5 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p.
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4768337M
    ISBN 100404535054
    LC Control Number78139168


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