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The last voyage of the unlucky Katie Marie.

Tom McGowen

The last voyage of the unlucky Katie Marie.

by Tom McGowen

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Published by A. Whitman in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clipper ships -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    After spending all his money on a cargo to trade in India, the captain of the Unlucky Katie Marie is forced to use chunks of ice to ballast the ship.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Dev Appleyard.
    ContributionsAppleyard, Dev, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M16947 Las
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5308241M
    ISBN 100807543772
    LC Control Number72091740
    OCLC/WorldCa65008

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