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Published by Kiggins & Kellogg in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Seafaring life -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ships, Wooden -- Juvenile literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesRedfield"s toy books., no. 12.
ContributionsBarritt, William, b. ca. 1822., Kiggins & Kellogg., Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM150 .B65 1849
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL282320M
LC Control Number97184635

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