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2 edition of book of house plants, describing over 280 species found in the catalog.

book of house plants, describing over 280 species

Stanley Bamford Whitehead

book of house plants, describing over 280 species

by Stanley Bamford Whitehead

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Published by F.Warne .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith70 plates in colour by Joan Lupton.
SeriesWayside pocket guides
The Physical Object
Pagination236p.,ill.,17cm
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18884739M

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