Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands

by Daisy Reck

Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc. in New York, Toronto

Written in English
Published: Pages: 241 Downloads: 963
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Places:

  • Puerto Rico,
  • Virgin Islands of the United States

Subjects:

  • Puerto Rico -- Description and travel.,
  • Virgin Islands of the United States -- Description and travel.

Edition Notes

Maps on lining-papers.

Statementby Daisy Reck...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1965 .R43
The Physical Object
Paginationviii p., 2 l., 3-241 p.
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6396322M
LC Control Number39033963
OCLC/WorldCa1517246

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