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The strange land

Hammond Innes

The strange land

by Hammond Innes

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Published by Fontana in (London) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Collins, 1954.

StatementHammond Innes.
The Physical Object
Pagination256p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17415639M
ISBN 100006165567

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