4 edition of Stories of the island world found in the catalog.
Stories of the island world
|Statement||by Charles Nordhoff|
|Series||Selected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 55463|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 315 p., 2 pages of plates|
|Number of Pages||315|
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