A book of garden plans. by Muriel Stockdale Smith

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Published by Pelham in [London] .

Written in English

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  • Landscape architecture.,
  • Landscape gardening.

Book details

LC ClassificationsSB473 .S57
The Physical Object
Pagination171 p.
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5089737M
ISBN 100720706653
LC Control Number74161172

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