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Clipper ships and yachts

F. Gray Griswold

Clipper ships and yachts

by F. Gray Griswold

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Dutton"s in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clipper ships,
  • Yachts and yachting,
  • Yacht racing

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Frank Gray Griswold.
    ContributionsSteers, James R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV815 .G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. l., 25-225 p. incl. col. plates.
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6703600M
    LC Control Number27014847
    OCLC/WorldCa4985931

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