Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-152) and index.
|Statement||compiled by the Philadelphia Folklore Project ; edited by Jennifer Michael ; with listings by Carole Boughter ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Michael, Jennifer., Philadelphia Folklore Project.|
|LC Classifications||GR110.P4 P47 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 183 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||183|
|LC Control Number||91197083|
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