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1 edition of Afloat with the flag found in the catalog.

Afloat with the flag

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H385 A
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26432173M
LC Control Number12034162

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Afloat with the flag by Henderson, W. J. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Find more at hor: W. Henderson. Excerpt Afloat with the flag book Jack Benson's Log: Or, Afloat With the Flag in '61 I sat half tearfully watching her, for I had always been left at home on such occasions before, but now, being comparatively big, I took a sudden resolve, fetched my red-topped boots, the pride of my boyish heart, from the closet, and began putting them On.

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Rick and Ruddy afloat; the cruise of a boy and his dog by Garis, Howard Roger, Publication date Topics Dogs Publisher Springfield, Mass, Milton Bradley Co. Language English. Notes. pagination skips due to picture plates in book. Addeddate Boxid Call number.