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8 edition of Plants for people found in the catalog.

Plants for people

by Anna Lewington

  • 230 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany, Economic.,
  • Plants, Useful.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementAnna Lewington ; foreword by Anita Roddick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB107 .L48 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 232 p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1889711M
    ISBN 100195208404
    LC Control Number90052979

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