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7 edition of general system of gardening and botany. found in the catalog.

general system of gardening and botany.

Founded upon Miller"s Gardener"s dictionary, and arranged according to the natural system.

by George Don

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Published by Printed for C. J. G. and F. Rivington in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany,
  • Plants, Cultivated

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesA general history of the dichlamydeous plants ...
    StatementBy George Don.
    ContributionsMiller, Philip, 1691-1771.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK97 .D6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6958737M
    LC Control Number05025761
    OCLC/WorldCa6825168

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