by Privately printed for the author by Schwabacher-Frey in San Francisco .
Written in English
Gift - Mrs. B.C. Matson
|Other titles||130 years of steam navigation., A history of the merchant ship.|
|Statement||by Robert Dollar.|
|LC Classifications||VM615 D65|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||[viii], 138 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||138|
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