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To the Marine Society, in praise of the great and good work they have done

To the Marine Society, in praise of the great and good work they have done

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Published in (London? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

With list of subscribers.

Statement(Anon.).
ContributionsMarine Society (London, England)
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 19, 10 p. :
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19747973M

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