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Mary Celeste the odyssey of an abandoned ship by Fay, Charles Edey.

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Published by Peabody museum in Salem [Mass.] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Edey Fay.
LC ClassificationsG530 .F22
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., [xi]-xvi p., 4 l., [3]-80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6437350M
LC Control Number42017471

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