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7 edition of book of pirates found in the catalog.

book of pirates

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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spanish Main
    • Subjects:
    • Pirates -- Fiction.,
    • Buccaneers -- Fiction.,
    • Historical fiction, American.,
    • Sea stories, American.,
    • Spanish Main -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: Howard Pyle"s book of pirates. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1921.

      Statementwritten and illustrated by Howard Pyle.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2670 .B6 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 246 p. :
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6788652M
      ISBN 100486413047
      LC Control Number00047442


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