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Great sea stories of all nations, by Giovanni Boccaccio, David Bone, Joseph Conrad ..

H. M. Tomlinson

Great sea stories of all nations, by Giovanni Boccaccio, David Bone, Joseph Conrad ..

and many others from ancient Greece to modern Japan

by H. M. Tomlinson

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Published by Garden City publishing co., inc. in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and with an introductin by H. M. Tomlinson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.T597 Gr 4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv p., 1 l., 1108 p.
    Number of Pages1108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6352803M
    LC Control Number37010653
    OCLC/WorldCa1839484

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