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Hornby Dublo trains

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Published by New Cavendish Books in London .
Written in English


  • Meccano Limited.,
  • Railroads -- Models.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Michael Foster ; with a compendium compiled by Alan F. Ellis.
SeriesThe Hornby companion series ;, v. 3
LC ClassificationsTF197 .F67
The Physical Object
Pagination416 p. :
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3797757M
ISBN 100904568180
LC Control Number81101446

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