The Girl from the Sky
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The Girl from the Sky An Inca Folktale from South America (Adventures in Storytelling) by Janice Skivington

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Published by Childrens Pr .
Written in English


  • Storytelling,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • General,
  • Legends,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Fiction - General,
  • Folklore,
  • Incas,
  • Indians of South America

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7658160M
ISBN 100516051385
ISBN 109780516051383

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