H.M.S. Diamond Rock
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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Maurice, James Wilkes, 1775-1857 -- Fiction,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 224.

Other titlesHMS Diamond Rock.
StatementShowell Styles.
LC ClassificationsPR6037.T96 H2 1963
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2895198M
LC Control Number84122105

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