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sign of the Golden Fish

Gertrude Robinson

sign of the Golden Fish

a story of the Cornish fishermen inMaine

by Gertrude Robinson

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Published by H. Hamilton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published, Winston Co.,1949.

Statementillustrated by Frederick T. Chapman.
The Physical Object
Pagination216p.,ill.,21cm
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19948576M

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