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8 edition of Clipper Ship (I Can Read) found in the catalog.

Clipper Ship (I Can Read)

  • 115 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Readers - Beginner,
  • Voyages and travels,
  • Clipper ships,
  • Juvenile Easy Readers,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJoan Sandin (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9247081M
    ISBN 100064441601
    ISBN 109780064441605
    OCLC/WorldCa26678135

    Royal Clipper is an ideal ship for people who aren't big on cruising, but adore sailing. Billed as the world's largest full-rigged sailing ship (it's got a Guinness World Records certificate to 4/5.


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