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Plants for shade by Elisabeth Arter

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English


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Previous ed., 1990.

StatementElisabeth Arter.
SeriesCollins garden guides
The Physical Object
Pagination(48)p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22141468M
ISBN 100004128591
OCLC/WorldCa28670937

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