Greasy luck a whaling sketch book by Grant, Gordon

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Published by W.F. Payson in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Whaling.

Edition Notes

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Statementby Gordon Grant.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNC1075 .G677
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., ix-xiv, 126 p. incl. front., illus.
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6276957M
LC Control Number32018820
OCLC/WorldCa1079397

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