2 edition of Stories of the life-boats found in the catalog.
Stories of the life-boats
Royal National Life-Boat Institution for the Preservation of Life from Shipwreck (Great Britain)
by Published for the Royal National Life-boat Institution by the Maxclif Pub. Co. in London
Written in English
|LC Classifications||VK1357 .R88 1955|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||100 p. (p. 80-100 advertisements) :|
|Number of Pages||100|
|LC Control Number||79322399|
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