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endangered wildlife of Canada by Roy Gurney

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Published by Quaker Press in Lindsay, Ont .
Written in English


  • Postage stamps -- Canada.,
  • Rare animals -- Canada.,
  • Endangered species -- Canada.

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Other titlesEndangered wilflife.
Statementby Roy Gurney.
SeriesPhilatelist"s view of Canada -- no. 18-19
ContributionsGurney, Roy (autograph)
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20803410M

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