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Wild Flowers Botanising in Britain

John Scott Lennox Gilmour

Wild Flowers Botanising in Britain

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Published by Collins in London, UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Great Britain.,
  • Botany -- Great Britain -- Ecology.,
  • Wild flowers -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Gilmour and Max Walters.
    SeriesThe New naturalist -- 5
    ContributionsWalters, S. M. 1920-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK306
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination242 p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21457328M

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