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3 edition of Plants round the year found in the catalog.

Plants round the year

Glenn Orlando Blough

Plants round the year

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Published by Row, Peterson and company in Evanston, Ill, New York city [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Glenn O. Blough; consultant in science, Bertha Morris Parker.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesThe Basic science education series
    ContributionsParker, Bertha Morris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK49 .B55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35, [1] p.
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6450887M
    LC Control Number43006208
    OCLC/WorldCa1616615


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