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The Cutty Sark. and the days of sail by Frank G. G. Carr

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Published by Pitkin Pictorials in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cutty Sark (Ship).

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesPride of Britain books
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13938339M

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