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Early Tasmania papers read before the Royal Society of Tasmania during the years 1888 to 1899 by James Backhouse Walker

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Published by J. Vail in Tasmania .
Written in English


  • Tasmania -- History.

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Statementby James Backhouse Walker.
ContributionsRoyal Society of Tasmania.
LC ClassificationsDU453 .W2
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 289 p.
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14005559M
LC Control Number03031091

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