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Published by Heinemann Educational in London .
Written in English


  • Tales, African -- Congo

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Edition Notes

StatementJan Knappert.
SeriesAfrican writers series -- 83
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,218p. :
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22324513M
ISBN 100435900838

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