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6 edition of The book of classic old roses found in the catalog.

The book of classic old roses

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Published by M. Joseph in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand
    • Subjects:
    • Old roses -- Varieties -- New Zealand -- Pictorial works.,
    • Old roses -- Varieties -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementTrevor Griffiths.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB411.65.O55 G75 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination166 p. :
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2452647M
      ISBN 100718128362
      LC Control Number87153389
      OCLC/WorldCa18780550

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The Book of Classic Old Roses

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