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Folkloristics and Indian folklore

Peter J. Claus

Folkloristics and Indian folklore

by Peter J. Claus

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Published by Regional Resources Centre for Folk Performing Arts, Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College in Udupi, India .
Written in English

  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- India -- Classification.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Peter J. Claus and Frank J. Korom.
      SeriesRRC publications in international folkloristics ;, 1
      ContributionsKorom, Frank J., Regional Resources Centre for Folk Performing Arts (Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College, Udupi, India)
      LC ClassificationsGR305 .C46 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination217 p. ;
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1369669M
      LC Control Number92900651

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