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Living trees of the world

Thomas H. Everett

Living trees of the world

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trees -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas H. Everett. Photos. by J. Allan Cash [and others] Line drawings by Charles Fracé.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK475 .E93
    The Physical Object
    Pagination315 p.
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5617488M
    LC Control Number68025989


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