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The Riddle of the Drum

Aardema, Verna.  1979.  The riddle of the drum: a tale from Tizapan, Mexico.  New York: Four Winds Press.

Summary: anxious to keep his daughter from marrying, a king announces that no man may marry his daughter unless he guesses the kind of leather used in a drum made by a wizard.
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