Thoughtful gardening

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Other titlesPractical gardening in harmony with nature
StatementEd Ikin
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB453 .I395 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25224624M
ISBN 101905400942
ISBN 139781905400942
LC Control Number2012371527
OCLC/WorldCa573340967

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