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Amateur sailor by Harling, Robert.

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Published by Chatto & Windus .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Originally published 1944.

Statementwith drawings by John Worsley.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18748081M

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