You can grow camellias
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You can grow camellias

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Published by Dover Publications (etc.), Constable in New York, London .
Written in English


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StatementMary Noble and Blanche Graham.
ContributionsGraham, Blanche.
LC ClassificationsSB413.C18
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,257p. :
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22207610M
ISBN 100486232735

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