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Sailing on the sea

Peter J. Fakoury

Sailing on the sea

a homeward voyage

by Peter J. Fakoury

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Published by P.J. Fakoury in [Virginia?] .
Written in English

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  • Edition Notes

    Statementbook, music, and lyrics by Peter J. Fakoury ; based on Captains courageous by Rudyard Kipling.
    ContributionsKipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML50.F165 S2 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119, 183 leaves :
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1160792M
    LC Control Number94139370

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