Sons of the sea, a story for boys by Frank H. Shaw

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Published by Cassell and Company, Ltd. in London, New York [etc.] .

Written in English

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  • Sea stories.

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Statementby Captain Frank H. Shaw ... With four full-page illustrations, by E.S. Hodgson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S534 So
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p.l., 310 p.
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6587879M
LC Control Number16013319
OCLC/WorldCa34492180

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