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True tales of an old shellback

Bell, Neil

True tales of an old shellback

by Bell, Neil

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Stephen Southwold ; with illustrations in colour and black and white by A. E. Bestall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7 .S728 Tr
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 178 p. :
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6750559M
LC Control Number30030717
OCLC/WorldCa12014340

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