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2 edition of Islands of the Gulf. found in the catalog.

Islands of the Gulf.

Shirley Frances Whitley Maddock

Islands of the Gulf.

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Published by Collins in Auckland .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWhyte, Don
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU430 H3 M34
The Physical Object
Pagination286p.
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15075928M

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Maddock, Shirley. Islands Of The Gulf. First edition. Auckland, Collins, x 22 cm. pages with 80 black and white and 20 coloured photographs by Don Whyte. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket in protective collector's mylar.

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