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Tales from the bazaars of Arabia

Amina Shah

Tales from the bazaars of Arabia

folk stories from the Middle East

by Amina Shah

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Tauris Parke Paperbacks in London, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales -- Middle East

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmina Shah.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR270 .S53 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 209 p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23867635M
    ISBN 109781845117016
    LC Control Number2009455257

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