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Ships and other sort of craft used by the various nations of the world, Venice 1690

Vincenzo Coronelli

Ships and other sort of craft used by the various nations of the world, Venice 1690

by Vincenzo Coronelli

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Published by F. Edwards in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Naval architecture -- Early works to 1800,
  • Ships -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVincenzo Coronelli ; translated by Mario M. Witt.
    ContributionsWitt, Mario M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM142 C6713
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 78 p., [13] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18821829M

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