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6 edition of Snow Bird And The Water Tiger And Other American Indian Tales found in the catalog.

Snow Bird And The Water Tiger And Other American Indian Tales

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWalter Conant Greenough (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10517964M
ISBN 100548154325
ISBN 109780548154328
OCLC/WorldCa179776760

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This is the second edition of this book, which was originally published in and titled Snow Bird and the Water Tiger and other American Indian Tales.

The uncredited illustrations are nice examples of children's book art from the period. The book also has decorative borders on every page, some of which can be viewed on the verso page image.

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