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Maine lighthouses

a pictorial guide

by Courtney Thompson

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Published by CatNap Publications in Mt. Desert, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maine.,
  • Maine
    • Subjects:
    • Lighthouses -- Maine.,
    • Lighthouses -- Maine -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCourtney Thompson.
      ContributionsShaw, Wesley A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVK1024.M2 T49 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL714707M
      ISBN 100965178641
      LC Control Number97095350
      OCLC/WorldCa39668306


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