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3 edition of Harpoon venture. found in the catalog.

Harpoon venture.

Gavin Maxwell

Harpoon venture.

by Gavin Maxwell

  • 45 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shark fisheries.,
  • Shark fishing.

  • Edition Notes

    London ed. (R. Hart-Davis) has title: Harpoon at a venture.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSH351.S6 M3 1952
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p.
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6113218M
    LC Control Number52010565
    OCLC/WorldCa1457846

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