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The tragedy of the seas

or, Sorrow on the ocean, lake, and river, from shipwreck, plague, fire and famine ...

by Charles Ellms

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Published by Collins, Keese & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipwrecks

  • Edition Notes

    Half-title, illustrated: The tragedy of the shipwrecked.

    StatementBy Charles Ellms.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG530 .E42
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., xii, [13]-432 p. incl. illus., plates.
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6957345M
    LC Control Number05021327
    OCLC/WorldCa11296496

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