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Jokelore

humorous folktales from Indiana

by Ronald L. Baker

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indiana.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Indiana.,
    • American wit and humor -- Indiana.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 209-234.

      StatementRonald L. Baker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR110.I6 B34 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxliii, 234 p. ;
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2867747M
      ISBN 100253331633
      LC Control Number84043174

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