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Myths of the New World

the symbolism and mythology of the Indians of the Americas

by Daniel Garrison Brinton

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Multimedia Pub. Corp. in Blauvelt, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian mythology.,
  • Indians -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Daniel G. Brinton ; introd. by Paul M. Allen.
    SeriesSteinerbooks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE59.R38 B85 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, [v]-viii, 331 p. ;
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5300467M
    ISBN 100833417428
    LC Control Number72081594

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