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hundred years of sea stories

hundred years of sea stories

from Melville to Hemingway

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by P.R. Kemp.
ContributionsKemp, Peter, 1904-
The Physical Object
Pagination21cm
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19105019M

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