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Published by University Research Center, Mindanao State University in Marawi City .
Written in English



  • Philippines.


  • Maranao (Philippine people) -- Folklore.,
  • Tales -- Philippines.

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Edition Notes

SeriesMindanao art and culture ;, no. 1, <7 >, Mindanao art and culture ;, no. 1, etc.
ContributionsMindanao State University. University Research Center.
LC ClassificationsGR326.2.M37 A37 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-2 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3061167M
LC Control Number82157051

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