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Jewish folk-lore in the middle ages

Moses Gaster

Jewish folk-lore in the middle ages

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Published by Jewish Chronicle in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews,
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Dr. M. Gaster...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p.
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25455420M
    OCLC/WorldCa10013136


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