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2 edition of The clipper ship found in the catalog.

The clipper ship

Hawthorne Daniel

The clipper ship

by Hawthorne Daniel

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Dobb, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clipper ships.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated lining-papers.

    Statementby Hawthorne Daniel. Illustrated by Frank J. Rigney.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK15 .D3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p.
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22902423M
    LC Control Number38030951

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