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Lore and legend of Nepal

Kesar Lall

Lore and legend of Nepal

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Published by R.N. Tiwari in Kathmandu, Nepal .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nepal.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Nepal,
    • Folklore -- Nepal

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKesar Lall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.L965 Lo 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination73 p. ;
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1494989M
      LC Control Number93169784


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It is gratifying to note that this first work on Nepalese folklore in English has to some extent helped in kindling an interest in the subject both within and without the country. Not only some other books have appeared since then but for some years now folklore has been offered as a subject of.

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