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Gentlemen of adventure

Ernest K. Gann

Gentlemen of adventure

by Ernest K. Gann

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Published by Charnwood in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Hodder & Stoughton, 1984.

StatementErnest K. Gann.
SeriesCharnwood library series, Charnwood large type
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3513.A56
The Physical Object
Pagination747p. ;
Number of Pages747
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22364208M
ISBN 100708982530

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