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Caravansary and conversation memories of places and persons by Richard Curle

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Published by Frederick A. Stokes Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Curle, Richard, 1883-1968.,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.,
  • Voyages and travels.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Richard Curle.
LC ClassificationsPR6005.U7 C3 1937
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 309 p.
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6349250M
LC Control Number37003050

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