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Traveller tales of South Africa

Hezekiah Butterworth

Traveller tales of South Africa

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by Hezekiah Butterworth

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Published by D. Estes & Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • South Africa -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Hezekiah Butterworth.
      SeriesEducational travel series; or, Travellers" tales of new lands.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT756 .B98
      The Physical Object
      Pagination328 p.
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6910978M
      LC Control Number01029167
      OCLC/WorldCa7115809


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