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Home, window and roof gardening.

W. E. Shewell-Cooper

Home, window and roof gardening.

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Published by Crosby Lockwood in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

The Physical Object
Paginationxii,123p.,[8]p. of plates ;
Number of Pages123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18578409M


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