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Sir John Franklin

Joseph Henry Skewes

Sir John Franklin

the true secret of the discovery of his fate : a "revelation"

by Joseph Henry Skewes

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Published by Bemrose & Sons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Franklin, John, -- Sir, -- 1786-1847

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Henry Skewes.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14460879M
    OCLC/WorldCa16916537


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Franklin was born in Spilsby, was one of 12 children of a family which had prospered in trade, and one of his sisters became the mother of Emily Tennyson (wife of the poet).

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