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Stories of Jewish symbols.

Molly Cone

Stories of Jewish symbols.

by Molly Cone

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Published by Bloch Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Worship in the Bible -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 80.

    Other titlesJewish symbols.
    StatementDesign and illus.: Siegmund Forst.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM657.A1 C6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5888780M
    LC Control Number63022019
    OCLC/WorldCa1570830

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