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young folk"s book of polar exploration

Edith L. Elias

young folk"s book of polar exploration

by Edith L. Elias

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Published by Little, Brown, and co. in Boston .
Written in English

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  • Polar regions
    • Subjects:
    • Polar regions -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby E. L. Elias, M.A., with illustrations in color and black and white.
      Series[Romance of knowledge series]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG580 .E4 1929
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 278 p.
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6723389M
      LC Control Number29000374

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About this Item: The Outing Publishing Company, Hardcover. Condition: Good. New York, Green cloth covered boards with gold titles on cover and spine; wear at edges covers and corners; 8vo - over 7 3/4" to 9 3/4" tall; 10 color photo illustrations; frontispiece detached but present; discoloration on pages ; remainder of interior clean and unmarked; previous owner's name on free.

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