I know an island.
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Published by George G. Harrap in London .
Written in English



  • Skokholm Island (Wales),
  • Islands of the Atlantic,
  • Islands of the Atlantic.


  • Birds -- Islands of the Atlantic,
  • Skokholm Island (Wales),
  • Islands of the Atlantic -- Description and travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWith illus. by James Lucas.
SeriesHarrap"s country-lovers library
LC ClassificationsDA740.S55 L6 1947
The Physical Object
Pagination242 p.
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6521814M
LC Control Number47029448

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