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Wild flowers: botanising in Britain

John Scott Lennox Gilmour

Wild flowers: botanising in Britain

by John Scott Lennox Gilmour

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- Great Britain.,
    • Plant ecology -- Great Britain.,
    • Wild flowers -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 224-229.

      Statementby John Gilmour and Max Walters.
      SeriesThe New naturalist., [5]
      ContributionsWalters, S. M. joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK306
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 242 p.
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5160589M
      ISBN 100002132516
      LC Control Number74497378

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