Sir Edward Pellew


Sir Edward Pellew

Sir Edward Pellew (spr. Eduard Pelju), Inselgruppe im Südwesten des Carpentaria-Golfs (Nordküste von Australien).


Pierer's Lexicon. 1857–1865.

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