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Twenty tales of the sea

Twenty tales of the sea

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Published by Adam & Charles Black in London .
Written in English

  • Sea stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles20 tales of the sea.
    Statementcollected by Cyril Swinson ; with eight plates in colour.
    SeriesTwenty books
    ContributionsSwinson, Cyril.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 154 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22916327M

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