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Flower Artists of Kew (Gardening) by William T. Stearn

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Published by Herbert Press Ltd .
Written in English


  • Botany & plant sciences,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • England,
  • Botanical illustration

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8651689M
ISBN 101871569168
ISBN 109781871569162

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