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Alpine plants, a practical manual for their culture with a supplementary essay on The small rock-garden by W. A. Clark

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Published by L. U. Gill, C. Scribner"s Sons in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Mountain plants.,
  • Rock gardens

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination162 p.
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24168047M

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