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Lady spy, gentleman explorer

Lady spy, gentleman explorer

The Double Life of Herbert Dyce Murphy

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Published by Jane Curry Publishing, in Paddington NSW Australia .
Written in English


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contains Index

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationxiv, 407p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24456449M
ISBN 10I 920727 10 8

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[Heather Rossiter] -- "Herbert Dyce Murphy was born in to a wealthy Melbourne family. Rejecting his father's staid plans for him, he instead signed on to a wool clipper as a teenage apprentice, then went whaling in.

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