Early days in Australia by Percival John Burkinshaw

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Published by D. R. Palmer in Euberta, N.S.W .

Written in English

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  • Burkinshaw, William, b. 1828.,
  • Victoria -- History.

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Statementby P. J. Burkinshaw.
LC ClassificationsDU222.B84 B8
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5767556M
LC Control Number71419004

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