tourist"s guide to holidays and festivals in Mexico
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Published in Washington .
Written in English



  • Mexico.


  • Festivals -- Mexico.,
  • Holidays -- Mexico.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Elizabeth Hastings. Cover design by Warren E. Childress. Illus. by De Reef Greene.
ContributionsSherwood, Margaret Pollock, 1864-1955.
LC ClassificationsGT4814 .P33
The Physical Object
Pagination 26 p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6043237M
LC Control Number48047005

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