The far-off Eden Isles
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The far-off Eden Isles country life in the Philippines fifty years ago by a British Consul by W. Gifford Palgrave

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Published by National Book Company in Manila .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Microfiche. Jakarta : Library of Congress Office ; Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1995. 1 microfiche ; 11 x 15 cm.

Statementby W. Gifford Palgrave ; edited by Austin Craig.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 94/82110 (D)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination79 p.
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1262211M
LC Control Number94945935

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