The four continents being more discursions on travel, art, and life. by Osbert Sitwell

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Published by Macmillan in London .

Written in English

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  • Voyages and travels.

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LC ClassificationsPR6037.I83 F58 1954a
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Pagination281 p.
Number of Pages281
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Open LibraryOL6151567M
LC Control Number54003853
OCLC/WorldCa2143087

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