Folk tales of East Pakistan
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Folk tales of East Pakistan by JasД«mauddД«na

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Published by Pakistan Branch, Oxford University Press in Lahore .
Written in English


  • Tales, Bengali,
  • Folklore -- Bangladesh

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Edition Notes

StatementJasimuddin; translated from Bangalir hasir galpa by Mrs. Carvel Painter; [illustrated by Victoria Norrington].
LC ClassificationsGR305.5 B4 J313
The Physical Object
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18492908M

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