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Old Estonian folk life

Ants Viires

Old Estonian folk life

by Ants Viires

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Published by Ilo in Tallinn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Material culture -- Estonia -- History.,
  • Folklore -- Estonia.,
  • Country life -- Estonia -- History.,
  • Estonia -- Social life and customs.,
  • Estonia -- Rural conditions -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-263).

    StatementAnts Viires.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR204.2 .V55 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination263 p. :
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20724598M
    ISBN 109985575733

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