Islands far away

  • 256 Pages
  • 3.69 MB
  • English
Sifton, Praed & Co., Ltd. , London
Fiji -- Description and t


Statementby Agnes Gardner King, with an introduction by Sir Everard im Thurn ... illustrated with sixty-seven reproductions of drawings by the author and two maps.
LC ClassificationsDU600 .K5
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 256 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6634519M
LC Control Number21008730

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