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5 edition of Modern adventures at sea found in the catalog.

Modern adventures at sea

by Geoffrey Frederick Lamb

  • 145 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby G. F. Lamb; with a foreword by Sir Alex Rose.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG540 .L24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154 p., 8 plates.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5773160M
    ISBN 100245503099
    LC Control Number71548208

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