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Tall tales of the Maritimes

Roland Harold Sherwood

Tall tales of the Maritimes

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Published by Lancelot Press in Windsor, N.S .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Roland H. Sherwood.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S55486 Tal, PR9199.3.S513 Tal
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5097149M
LC Control Number74168971

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