Canal & River Craft in Pictures by Hugh McKnight

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Published by Augustus M Kelley Pubs .

Written in English

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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7695592M
ISBN 100678056617
ISBN 109780678056615
OCLC/WorldCa56705

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