Labrador retriever, friend and worker

by S. Kip Farrington

Publisher: Hastings House in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 175 Downloads: 224
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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby S. Kip Farrington, Jr.
LC ClassificationsSF429.L3 F37 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5207348M
ISBN 100803842953
LC Control Number75033708

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Biography. Farrington was born in Orange, New father was a stockbroker; Farrington joined the family firm at the age of 16 and seemed destined to follow in his father's footsteps until a move out to East Hampton on Long Island in the s awakened an interest in big-game fishing.

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