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Australian mottoes

Vivienne Sigley

Australian mottoes

by Vivienne Sigley

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Published by ALIA Press in Queen Victoria Terrace, ACT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Mottoes -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementVivienne Sigley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCR75.A8 S58 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 235 p. ;
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1943553M
      ISBN 100868042560
      LC Control Number90165937
      OCLC/WorldCa22810223

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