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Great trade route

Ford Madox Ford

Great trade route

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Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Voyages and travels.,
    • United States -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementFord Madox Ford ; with drawings by Biala.
      ContributionsRogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner., Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169 .F67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination448 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages448
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6349346M
      LC Control Number37003233


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