A description of birds and beasts to which is added, a short account of a sailor"s life : for the information of children in the country.

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Published by Printed for the booksellers in York-State [N.Y.?] .

Written in English

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  • Animals -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 6157.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination30 p.
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17711529M

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