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Paddle steamers by Peter W. M. Griffin

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Published by H. Evelyn in London .
Written in English


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Statement[illustrated and described by] Peter W. M. Griffin.
LC ClassificationsVK18 .G7
The Physical Object
Pagination59 p.
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5718960M
ISBN 100238788881
LC Control Number70386822

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