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Poppies

Christopher Grey-Wilson

Poppies

a guide to the poppy family in the wild and in cultivation

by Christopher Grey-Wilson

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poppies -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher Grey-Wilson.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p., [32] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20252647M
    ISBN 100713485019
    OCLC/WorldCa49833455

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