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Hawthorne"s Tanglewood tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Published by The Macmillan company, Macmillan & co., ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English


  • Mythology, Classical -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesTanglewood tales
Statementedited for school use by Robert H. Beggs.
SeriesMacmillan"s Pocket American and English classics
ContributionsBeggs, Robert Henry, 1844-1914, ed.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.H31S Ta25
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 210 p.
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6983271M
LC Control Number07013437

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