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A spread of sail

James Dillon White

A spread of sail

by James Dillon White

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Published by New English Library in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London , Hutchinson, 1975.

    StatementJames Dillon White.
    SeriesKelso / James Dillon White -- no.5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175p. ;
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20204743M
    ISBN 100450031942
    OCLC/WorldCa16372035

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