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Legends from Mexico =

Leyendas de México

by Genevieve Barlow

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Published by National Textbook Co. in Lincolnwood, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Spanish language -- Readers -- Legends,
    • Legends -- Mexico

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLeyendas de México
      StatementGenevieve Barlow, William N. Stivers ; [illustrated by Thomas Phero and Juliá Scharf].
      ContributionsStivers, William N.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPC4127.L4 B3413 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 262 p. :
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL864812M
      ISBN 100844207888
      LC Control Number95148729
      OCLC/WorldCa32227565


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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ — Paperback "Please retry" $ $ — Hardcover $ 4 New from $Author: GEORGE LIPPARD, T B Peterson. Legends from Mexico/Leyendas de México offers your students the opportunity to explore the rich folk legacy of Mexico through the 16 legends in this bilingual edition.

Stories have been arranged chronologically and cover the period of almost 1, years.4/5(2). • Is an interesting book about some legends of contemporary Mexico. GENRE. Fiction & Literature. Legends Of Mexico, By George Lippard.

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Legends Of Mexico, By George Lippard. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

This book was a great resource for learning Spanish. I read it with a native Spanish speaker during our intercambio meetings and it was so helpful.

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