Three men in a motor car; or, A summer tour in France and Switzerland followed by some observations on kindred topics by Winthrop E. Scarritt

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  • France,
  • Switzerland


  • Automobiles.,
  • France -- Description and travel.,
  • Switzerland -- Description and travel.

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Statementby Winthrop E. Scarritt; with introduction by C.N. and A.M. Williamson ...
LC ClassificationsDC28 .S25
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Paginationxiv, 268 p.
Number of Pages268
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Open LibraryOL6968913M
LC Control Number06015103

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