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Ten fathoms tall and other tall tales

J. S. Richard Nash

Ten fathoms tall and other tall tales

by J. S. Richard Nash

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Published by Options Pub. in Somerset West, South Africa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesTen fathoms tall
Statementby J.S. Richard Nash.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9369.3.N27 T46 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL730883M
ISBN 100958383391
LC Control Number97120304
OCLC/WorldCa36663158

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