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McMahon"s American gardener

Bernard M"Mahon

McMahon"s American gardener

adapted to the climate and seasons of the United States ...

by Bernard M"Mahon

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Published by Funk & Wagnalls in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Gardening -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Bernard McMahon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB93 .M16 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination637 p. :
      Number of Pages637
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5204353M
      ISBN 100308102231, 030810224X
      LC Control Number75029506

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