The adventure of the Blue Admiral by Dorothy Clewes

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Published by White Lion Publishers in London (etc.) .

Written in English

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Originally published, London, Collins, 1955.

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Statement(by) Dorothy Clewes.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20063392M
ISBN 10085686031X

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