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Far off; or, Africa and America described

Favell Lee Mortimer

Far off; or, Africa and America described

by Favell Lee Mortimer

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Published by T. Hatchard in London .
Written in English


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Statementby the author of The peep of day [ie. F.L. Mortimer] ; with anecdotes and numerous illustrations.
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Open LibraryOL19886066M

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