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Twenty years in Borneo

Bruce, Charles

Twenty years in Borneo

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Published by Cassell and Company, Ltd. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Borneo
    • Subjects:
    • Borneo -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Charles Bruce, with sixteen half-tone plates.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS646.33 .F7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 p. l., 265, [1] p.
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6674020M
      LC Control Number25002477
      OCLC/WorldCa1514712

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