The story of Columbus
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Published by Penn Publishing in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Columbus, Christopher.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sara Ware Bassett ; with illustrations by Max Schwartz.
ContributionsSchwartz, Max, ill.
LC ClassificationsE111 .B32
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. :
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6694581M
LC Control Number26019827

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