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2 edition of Famous yachts. found in the catalog.

Famous yachts.

Hughes, John Scott.

Famous yachts.

by Hughes, John Scott.

  • 174 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 195p. :
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19802176M

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