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The natural history of plants.

by Henri Baillon

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Published by L. Reeve & co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy H. Baillon. Tr. by Marcus M. Hartog.
    ContributionsHartog, Marcus, tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK97 .B15
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6963190M
    LC Control Number05039465
    OCLC/WorldCa4471936

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